What Happened on October 13, 2012

Historical Events

  • 15 people are killed by a market suicide bombing in Darra Adam Khel, Pakistan
  • Gerhard Richter's Abstraktes Bild sells for $34 million, the highest sold artwork by a living artist

Famous Weddings

  • "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" actor Alfonso Ribeiro (41) weds Angela Unkrich (31) in California

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Collins, American actor (6th Sense, Home Show), dies from natural causes at 74
  • Helmut Haller, German soccer forward (33 caps West Germany; FC Augsburg, Bologna FC, Juventus), dies from Parkinson's disease and dementia at 73
  • Marc Awodey, American artist and writer, dies at 51
2012 Highlights

About October 13, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One More Night - Maroon 5
  • UK #1 Song: Diamonds - Rihanna