What Happened on January 4, 2013

Historical Events

  • 3 people are killed after a Beechcraft BE35 crashes into a house in Florida
  • 6 people are killed a 2 are seriously injured after a snowmobile veers off a ski slope on Mt Cermis, Italy
  • 8 people are killed by a gunman in Kawit, the Philippines
  • 9 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus, Syria

Famous Weddings

Jake LaMotta

Former World Middleweight champ Jake LaMotta (90) weds his longtime fiancée Denise Baker (62) in Bisbee, Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • Derek Kevan, English footballer, dies at 77
  • Sammy Johns, American country artist, dies at 66
  • Tony Lip [Frank Anthony Vallelonga], American author and actor (Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Good Fellas), dies at 82
  • Yevgeny Pepelyaev, Soviet fighter pilot, dies at 94
2013 Highlights

About January 4, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 8 months and 28 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