On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 2001

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"A Beautiful Mind" based on the bio by Sylvia Nasar, directed by Ron Howard and starring Russell Crowe premieres in Los Angeles (Best Picture 2002)

  • Indian Parliament Sansad attacked by terrorists. 15 people killed, including all terrorists

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Oscar winning-actress Kate Winslet (26) divorces assistant film director Jim Threapleton (28) due to unreasonable behavior after 3 years of marriage

Actress Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet

Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Schuldiner, American musician (Death) (b. 1967)
2001 Highlights

About December 13, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius