On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 25 people are killed and 50 are wounded by a series of car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq
  • 7 people are killed after gunmen storm a bar in Cancun, Mexico

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Xi Jinping is named as the new President of the People's Republic of China

Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Greene, American country artist, dies from complications from Alzheimer's disease at 83
  • Mirja Hietamies, Finnish skier, dies at 82