On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 2013

Historical Events

  • 300 people are injured in a train collision in Pretoria, South Africa
  • 36 people are killed and 126 are injured in an explosion at Torre Ejecutiva Pemex, Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Timir Pinegin, Russian sailor (Olympic gold 1960), dies at 85
2013 Highlights

About January 31, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • UK #1 Song: Get Up (Rattle) - Bingo Players Ft. Far East Movement