On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

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

Famous Deaths

  • Walid Eido, Lebanese MP (b. 1942)