On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 2013

Historical Events

  • 28 people are killed and 60 are injured after a series of bombings across Baghdad, Iraq
  • 35 people are killed in violent demonstrations across Bangladesh
  • The brains of two rats successfully connected so that they share information

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Reynolds, English criminal, dies at 81
  • Donald A. Glaser, American physicist (Nobel 1960), dies at 86
2013 Highlights

About February 28, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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