May 4, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 39 people are killed at a funeral in Wukari, Nigeria
  • 5 US soldiers are killed by a bomb in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • 77 people are killed by the Syrian Army in Baniyas

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Harper Lee files a lawsuit against a literary agent over the copyright of "To Kill a Mockingbird"

Author Harper Lee
Harper Lee
  • Juventus F.C. win their 29th Serie A football title

Deaths in History

  • Christian de Duve, British cytologist and biochemist, dies from euthanasia at 95