On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 2013

Historical Events

  • A partial United States federal government shutdown occurs as a result of political disagreements over operational spending

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Clancy, American author (Rainbow Six, The Hunt for Red October), dies aged 66
2013 Highlights

About October 1, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra