On This Day

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

LoveWedding of Interest

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

World Middleweight Boxing Champion Jake LaMotta
World Middleweight Boxing Champion
Jake LaMotta

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? 8 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn