On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • HM Treasury infused £37 billion ($64 billion, 47 billion euros) of new capital-bailout into Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, Lloyds TSB and HBOS Plc, to avert a financial sector collapse.

Famous Deaths

  • Alexei Cherepanov, Russian hockey player (b. 1989)