On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 17 soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber at a military checkpoint in North Waziristan, Pakistan
  • 25 people are killed by gunmen in a coordinated attack in Adamawa State, Nigeria
  • A series of emergency meetings in Brussels undertaken to resolve Cyprus’ financial situation
  • Scotland defeats Sweden to win the 2013 World Women's Curling Championship

Famous Weddings

  • Motorcycle mogul Jesse James (43) weds drag racer Alexis DeJoria in Malibu, California