On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 13 people are killed after a bomb explodes in Damascus
  • Apple offers the largest bond offering from a private company of 17 Billion
  • Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna is declared "The First Superstar of Indian cinema" at the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards
  • Hannah Warren, who was born without a trachea, at 2, becomes the youngest patient to receive a stem cell bioengineered organ

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Willem-Alexander becomes the first male Monarch of Netherlands in 123 years, following the abdication of his mother, Queen Beatrix

King of the Netherlands Willem-Alexander
King of the Netherlands