What Happened on December 29, 2013

Historical Events

  • 16 people are killed and 40 are wounded by a suicide bomb attack atĀ Volgograd-1 railway station, Russia

Sports History

7-time world F1 motor racing champion Michael Schumacher suffers a serious head injury in a ski accident in the French Alps; his condition still remains unclear

  • Chaparrastique volcano erupts inĀ El Salvador
  • Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says barrel bombs on Aleppo have killed 517 people since 15th December

Famous Weddings

Casey Neistat

YouTube star Casey Neistat (32) weds Candice Pool in Cape Town, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard "Red" Balaban, American jazz tuba and sousaphone player, dies at 84
  • Wojciech Kilar, Polish classical (Missa Pro Pace), and film score composer (Bram Stoker's Dracula; The Pianist), dies from cancer at 81
2013 Highlights

About December 29, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn

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