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

Sports History

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

Sports History

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

  • Giorgi Margvelashvili wins the Georgian Presidential election in a landslide victory

Famous Deaths

  • Lou Reed, American rock singer-songwriter (Velvet Underground - "Sweet Jane"; solo -"Take A Walk On The Wild Side"), dies from liver disease at 71
2013 Highlights

About October 27, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio

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