October 12, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 15 people are killed by a series of explosions in a fireworks factory in Vietnam
  • 50 people are killed after a truck veers of a cliff in ┬áLa Convencion Province, Peru

Weddings in History

  • "30 Rock" actor Keith Powell weds visual artist Jill Knox at Tribeca Rooftop in NYC, New York
  • "Charmed" tv actress Rose McGowan (40) weds artist Davey Detail at the Paramour Mansion in Los Angeles, California
  • Actor Ben Feldman (33) weds longtime girlfriend Michelle Mulitz at Smokey Glen Farm in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Deaths in History

  • Oscar Hijuelos, American author,┬ádies from a heart attack at 62