On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 2013

Historical Events

  • In an all-Russian boxing contest, Wladimir Klitschko beats Alexander Povetkin in 12 round unanimous points decision in Moscow to retain his WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles
  • New Zealand beats South Africa, 38-27 in Johannesburg to retain the Rugby Championship with an undefeated record; All Black flanker Liam Messam crosses for 2 tries

Famous Weddings

  • Skateboarder and actor Bam Margera (34) weds Nicole Boyd in Reykjav√≠k, Iceland

LoveWedding of Interest

Soccer player Abby Wambach (33) weds longtime partner Sarah Huffman (29) in Hawaii

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach

2013 Highlights

About October 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra