On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 185 people are killed in a conflict between Islamic extremists and the Nigerian military
  • Horacio Cartes is elected President of Paraguay
  • Tsegaye Kebede and Priscah Jeptoo win the 2013 London Marathon

Famous Deaths

  • Leopold Engleitner, Austrian Holocaust survivor, dies at 107