On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 2007

Historical Events

Historic Event

First large scale exhibition of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's work in Mexico opens at Palacio de Bellas Artes on the 100th anniversary of her birth

  • The Al Askari Mosque in Samarra is bombed reportedly by Iraqi Baathists, destroying the mosque's two ten-story minarets

Famous Deaths

  • Oskar Morawetz, Czech-Canadian composer (From the Diary of Anne Frank), dies at 90
  • Walid Eido, Lebanese MP (b. 1942)
2007 Highlights

About June 13, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini