On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 2013

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed and 26 people are injured after a wave of attacks across Iraq
  • 13 people are killed in clashes with Bangladeshi police in Dhaka
  • 15 people are killed and 50 are injured after a bomb detonates at a political rally in Pakistan
  • The US Senate passes a bill enabling taxing of online sales
  • Wal-Mart becomes the largest company by revenue on the Fortune 500 list

Famous Deaths

  • Giulio Andreotti, Italian Prime Minister, dies at 94
2013 Highlights

About May 6, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: May Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

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