On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 33 people are killed by a suicide bombing by an explosive-packed truck in Kirkuk, Iraq
  • Super Bowl XLVII, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, New Orleans, LA: Baltimore Ravens beat San Francisco 49ers, 34-31; MVP: Joe Flacco, Baltimore, QB

Famous Deaths

  • Cardiss Collins, American politician (first African-American woman to represent the Midwest in Congress), dies at 81