On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday

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