On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Single

Eminem releases single 'Lose Yourself' from soundtrack of "8 Mile", 1st rap song to win Academy Award Best Original Song

Rapper Eminem
  • Iraq disarmament crisis: Iraq agrees to the terms of the UN Security Council Resolution 1441
  • The oil tanker Prestige sinks off the Galician coast and causes a huge oil spill

Famous Deaths

  • Michael “Mike” Stewart, American music producer, co-founder and guitarist for We Five (Let's Get Together), commits suicide at 57
  • Rishikesh Shaha, Nepalese politician and writer (b. 1925)