On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 14 people are killed and 26 are injured by two roadside bombings in Baqubah, Iraq
  • 638 people are killed in violent clashes between police and protesters across Egypt

Famous Deaths

  • Allen Lanier, American rock keyboardist, guitarist and vocalist (Blue Oyster Cult), dies from complications from COPD at 67
  • Lisa Robin Kelly, American actress, dies at 43