What Happened on January 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 29 people are killed and 12 are injured after a bus veers off a mountain road in Doti, Nepal
  • 46 people are killed and 12 are missing after a landslide buries a village in the Yunnan province, China

Famous Deaths

  • Aaron H. Swartz, American computer programmer, dies from an apparent suicide at 26
  • Lars Werner, Swedish communist leader, dies at 77
  • Mariangela Melato, Italian actress (Flash Gordon, Summer Night), dies at 71