What Happened on January 11, 2013

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 (Swept Away; Flash Gordon: Summer Night), dies from pancreatic cancer at 71
2013 Highlights

About January 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: Impossible - James Arthur