On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 2013

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, British progressive rocker (Soft Machine; Joy of a Toy), dies at 68
2013 Highlights

About February 18, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Family Day (Canada), Washington's Birthday (United States)

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