On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1991

Historical Events

  • Syria tells Germany they are ready to recognize Israel
  • US air raid on the Amiriyah shelter in Baghdad kills more than 408 civilians
  • US bombs Iraqi air raid shelter, killing 334

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Sauer, Yiddish actor, dies of heart attack at 67
  • Eddie Bartell, actor (Every Night at Eight), dies at 83
  • Ronald "Ron" Pickering, British athletics coach and BBC sports commentator, dies after a heart bypass operation at 60
1991 Highlights

About February 13, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius