On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 2013

Historical Events

  • 11 children are killed after a bus collides a truck in the Jalandhar district, India
  • 40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq

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British TV drama "Broadchurch" created by Chris Chibnall, starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman premieres on ITV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Papal Conclave begins to select the successor of Pope Benedict XVI

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265th Pope
Benedict XVI

Famous Deaths

  • Fran Warren, American singer, dies at 87
2013 Highlights

About March 4, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces