On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 2013

Historical Events

  • 30 people are killed by gunmen in northeast Nigeria
  • 8 people are killed and 25 are injured in a suicide bomb attack in Balad, Iraq
  • Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta is elected President of Mali

Murder of Interest

Whitey Bulger, American organized crime boss is found guilty on 31 of 32 racketeering and firearms counts, and is found to have been involved in 11 murders

2013 Highlights

About August 12, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo