On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 30 people are killed by a suicide truck bomber in Hama, Syria
  • 37 people are killed in a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
  • 78 people are killed by cattle raiders in Jonglei, Sudan

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Rider Strong (33) weds actress Alexandra Barreto (31) in Oregon

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Kelly Clarkson (31) weds talent manager Brandon Blackstock at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Lawrence Klein, American economist who created computer models to forecast economic trends (1980 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences), dies at 93