On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 2013

Historical Events

  • 11 people are killed after a plane crashes in Namur, Belgium
  • 16 people are killed and 30 are wounded by a suicide bombing Beledweyne, Somalia
  • MLB American League Championship: Boston Red Sox beat Detroit Tigers, 4 games to 2

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Danielle Fishel (32) weds Tim Belusko in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Noel Harrison, British singer and actor, dies of a heart attack at 79
  • Ronald Shannon Jackson, American avant-garde jazz and funk drummer, and composer (Cecil Taylor; Last Exit; Decoding Society), dies of leukemia at 73
2013 Highlights

About October 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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