On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed and 31 are injured by a blast outside the US consulate in Pakistan
  • 23 people are killed by coordinated bombings on Shiite mosques in Iraq
  • 36 people are killed after a 16-floor building collapses in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • American horse, Animal Kingdom, wins the 2013 Dubai World Cup
  • Soyuz TMA-08M sets a new record of 6 hours in orbit before docking with the International Space Station
  • UN regulation of international arms trade is blocked by North Korea, Iran, and Syria