What Happened on August 20, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"One Direction: This Is Us" 3D concert film of One Direction directed by Morgan Spurlock premieres in London

Singer-songwriter Zayn Malik
Singer-songwriter
Zayn Malik
Singer Harry Styles
Singer
Harry Styles
  • 9 Islamist militants are killed by Russian police in North Caucasus

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Maximilian Schell (82) weds opera singer Iva Mihanovic (35) in Carinthia, Austria


Famous Deaths

  • Elmore Leonard, American author, dies from complications from a stroke at 87
  • Marian McPartland, British jazz pianist (Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz), dies at 95
  • Marian McPartland, English-born American Jazz musician, dies at 95