On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed and a hospital fire in Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
  • 27 people are killed after a migrant boat sinks in the Channel of Sicily
  • The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons wins the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize

Famous Deaths

  • Stu Gilliam, American actor and comedian (Roll Out, Harris & Company), dies at 80