On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 2013

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 and Professional Wrestler Dwayne Johnson
Actor and Professional Wrestler
Dwayne Johnson

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
2013 Highlights

About April 7, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries