On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2013

Historical Events

  • 18 people are killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
  • 38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq

Event of interestEvent of Interest

American Serena Williams wins her 4th season ending tennis title; beats Li Na of China 2–6, 6–3, 6–0 in the WTA Championship final in Istanbul, Turkey

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
Tennis Player Li Na
Tennis Player
Li Na

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel wins the Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit to clinch his 4th straight F1 World Drivers Championship; 6th consecutive GP victory

Formula 1 Driver Sebastian Vettel
Formula 1 Driver
Sebastian Vettel
  • Giorgi Margvelashvili wins the Georgian Presidential election in a landslide victory

Famous Deaths

  • Lou Reed, American musician, dies from liver disease at 71
2013 Highlights

About October 27, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio