On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15 people, including 9 children, are killed by an air strike on Aleppo by the Syrian Air Force
  • Kraft Nabisco Championship Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Inbee Park wins her 2nd major title, 4 strokes ahead of fellow South Korean So Yeon Ryu; first of Park's 3 straight major victories in 2013
  • Sweden wins the 2013 World Men's Curling Championship defeating Canada

Sport defeatWrestleMania

WrestleMania XXVIII, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ (80,676): John Cena defeats The Rock to win his record 11th WWE Championship

Professional Wrestler and Actor John Cena
Professional Wrestler and Actor
John Cena
Actor & Professional Wrestler The Rock
Actor & Professional Wrestler
The Rock

Famous Deaths

  • John St Aubyn, 4th Baron St Levan, English peer (St Michael's Mount), dies at 94
  • Marty Blake, NBA executive (GM Atlanta Hawks, NBA Director of Scouting), dies at 86