What Happened on October 5, 2013

Historical Events

  • 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

Boxing Title Fight

Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko beats Russian Alexander Povetkin in a 12 round unanimous points decision in Moscow to retain his WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles

Famous Weddings

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

Abby Wambach

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


About October 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
  • UK #1 Song: Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo Ft. 2 Chainz