On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2013

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed and 11 are injured in after a freight train collides with a bus in Heihe City, China
  • 20 people are killed after a Bombardier CRJ200 airliner crashes outside Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Iran’s Pishgam rocket successfully completes a return trip of sending a monkey into space

Famous Deaths

  • Eddy Choong, Malaysian badminton player (Thomas Cup 1955), dies at 82
2013 Highlights

About January 28, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius