On This Day

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

Magician and Illusionist David Blaine
Magician and Illusionist
David Blaine

Famous Deaths

  • Charlotte Zolotow, American author and publisher of children's books (When the Wind Stops), dies at 98
  • Frederick Sanger, British biochemist (Sanger sequencing, Nobel Prize 1958, 1980), dies at 95
2013 Highlights

About November 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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