Historical Events on April 15th, 2013

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 117th Boston Marathon: Lelisa Desisa Benti of Ethiopia 1st man in 2:10:22 and Rita Jeptoo of Kenya 1st woman in 2:26:25
  • 3 people are killed and 183 are injured after two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon
  • 33 people are killed and 163 are injured in a wave of bombings across Iraq
  • Nicol├ís Maduro is narrowly elected President of Venezuela