What Happened on February 4, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 20 people are killed after an apartment building was struck by a rocket in Aleppo, Syria
  • 22 people are killed and 24 are injured after a bus and a truck collide in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
  • 22 people are killed and 44 are injured after a suicide bombing in Taji, Iraq
  • 8 people are killed and 30 are injured after a bus collides with two vehicles and flips in Yucaipa, California
  • Europol announces it will investigate over 680 football matches alleged to involve match fixing

Famous Deaths

  • Pat Halcox, British trumpeter, dies at 82
  • Reg Presley, English rocker, dies from lung cancer at 71