On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 2012

Historical Events

  • 49 dismembered bodies are found on a Mexican highway as part of the Mexican drug war
  • Manchester City beats QPR 3-2 at City of Manchester Stadium to win English Premier League title on goal difference from Manchester United; Citizens recover from 2–1 down with 2 stoppage-time goals; first EPL title decided on goal difference
  • Manchester City win the English Premier League for the first time
  • PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Matt Kuchar wins by 2 strokes ahead of Ricky Fowler, Zach Johnson, Martin Laird and Ben Curtis
  • Torrential rain in Hunan Province, China, destroys a bridge, 3,500 homes and displaces 28,000 people

Famous Deaths

  • Donald "Duck" Dunn, American bassist (Booker T & The MG's; Stax Records house band; The Blues Brothers), dies at 70
2012 Highlights

About May 13, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus