On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • $50 million worth of diamonds is stolen in an armed robbery at Brussels Airport, Belgium
  • 15 people are killed by flooding and landslides in Indonesia

Famous Deaths

  • Damon Harris, African-American soul singer (The Temptations-My Girl) dies from prostate cancer at 62
  • Elspet Gray, Lady Rix, Scottish actress (4 Weddings & a Funeral, Solo, Tokyo), dies at 83
  • Kevin Ayers, English rocker, dies at 68