What Happened on March 7, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Hilary Mantel is awarded the 2013 David Cohen Prize for literature
  • UN Security Council approves further North Korean sanctions for its nuclear testing

Famous Deaths

  • Claude King, American country music singer (Wolverton Mountain), dies at 90
  • Kenny Ball, English jazz musician, dies at 82
  • Kevin Ball, English Jazz musician, dies from pneumonia at 82
  • Peter Banks, English rocker, dies at 65