Historical Events on February 17th, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 37 people are killed and 130 are injured in a series of Baghdad car bombings
  • 5 people are killed and 11 are injured after a gas explosion destroyed an apartment complex in Frenštát pod Radhoštěm, Czech Republic
  • 62nd NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 143-138 at Houston
  • Australia defeat the West Indies to win the women's 2013 Cricket World Cup
  • Cricket Women's World Cup: Australia defeats West Indies by 114 runs
  • President Rafael Correa wins the Ecuadorian general election in a landslide victory