April 8, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 15 people are killed and 53 are wounded by a car bombing in Damascus
  • 163 people are killed and 50,000 are displaced after tribal violence erupts in Darfur, Sudan
  • Filip Vujanović’s election as President of Montenegro is confirmed by the electoral commission

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Margaret Thatcher, British Prime Minister (1979 - 1990) dies aged 87

British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
British Prime Minister
Margaret Thatcher