What Happened on February 10, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 36 people are killed and 39 are injured in a stampede at a train station in Allahabad, India
  • 5 people are killed by a falling lifeboat from the cruise ship Thomson Majesty in the Canary islands
  • 55th Grammy Awards: Somebody That I Used To Know (Goyte), We are Young (Fun), and Babel (Mumford & Sons) win

Music awardsMusic Awards

55th Grammy Awards: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross win the Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media for the 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'

Musician Trent Reznor
Musician
Trent Reznor

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

66th British Academy Awards:" Argo", Ben Affleck, Daniel Day-Lewis and Emmanuelle Riva win

  • 66th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Argo" Best Film, Ben Affleck Best Director
  • Nigeria defeat Burkina Faso 1-0 to win the football 2013 Africa Cup of Nations

Famous Deaths

  • Eugenio Trias, Spanish philosopher, dies at 70
  • W. Watts Biggers, American novelist and animator, dies at 85