On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 2012

Historical Events

  • Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus is stripped of her shot-put gold medal after failing a drugs test

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Gurley Brown, American author and publisher, dies at 90
  • Johnny Pesky, American baseball player and manager, dies at 92
2012 Highlights

About August 13, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 9 years and 2 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo