On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 100 people are killed in a series of attacks across Iraq
  • 59 people are killed and 175 wounded in a shopping mall gun battle in Nairobi, Kenya
  • 6 people are killed in military and insurgent conflict in Zamboanga City, Philippines

Famous Weddings

  • Golden Globe-winning actor Andy Samberg (35) weds singer-songwriter Joanna Newsom (31) at the Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, California

LoveWedding of Interest

US billionaire investor and active supporter of liberal political causes George Soros (83) weds health care and education consultant Tamiko Bolton (42) at his estate in Bedford, New York

Investor and Political Activist George Soros
Investor and Political Activist
George Soros

Famous Deaths

  • Roman Vlad, Romanian-born Italian composer, dies at 93