What Happened on November 19, 2013

Historical Events

  • 23 people are killed by a suicide bombing attack on the Iranian Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon

Television Premiere

David Blaine performs in the TV special "David Blaine: Real or Magic" on ABC

Famous Deaths

  • Charlotte Zolotow, American author and publisher of children's books (When the Wind Stops), dies at 98
  • Frederick Sanger, British biochemist (worked out structure of insulin, developed Sanger sequencing to sequence complete genome, Nobel Prize 1958, 1980), dies at 95

About November 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Royals - Lorde
  • UK #1 Song: Animals - Martin Garrix