On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 2013

Historical Events

  • 11 people are killed and 30 are injured in mosque attacks across Iraq
  • A man-made 32-foot and 60 tonne monument that is dates around 2000 BC is discovered in the Sea of Galilee

Famous Deaths

  • Marv Harshman, American basketball hall of fame coach (Pacific Lutheran, Wash State, Washington), dies at 95
  • Michael France, American screenwriter, dies from complications from diabetes at 51
  • Robert Byrne, American grand chess master, dies from Parkinson’s disease at 84
2013 Highlights

About April 12, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries