On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 2013

Historical Events

  • 6 people are killed by a bomb blast on a bus in West Bengal, India
  • Solheim Cup Women's Golf, Colorado GC: Europe retain Cup for the first time in record winning margin 18-12; Sweden's Caroline Hedwall becomes first player to win 5 matches in a single competition

Famous Weddings

Rosanna Arquette

Actress Rosanna Arquette (54) weds investment banker Todd Morgan at a private ceremony in Malibu, California

Bethany Hamilton

Pro surfer Bethany Hamilton (23) weds boyfriend Adam Dirks in Kauai, Hawaii

Famous Deaths

  • Dezs┼Ĺ Gyarmati, Hungarian water polo player, dies at 85
2013 Highlights

About August 18, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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