What Happened on September 21, 2013

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

Farm Aid Concert

Farm Aid held in Saratoga Springs, New York; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Pete Seeger, Amos Lee, Jack Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Carlene Carter, Pegi Young & The Survivors, and Insects vs Robots [1]

2013 History

Famous Weddings

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

George Soros

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

Famous Deaths

  • Michel Brault, Canadian filmmaker (Direct Cinema - pioneered hand-held camera work), dies at 85 [1]
  • Roman Vlad, Romanian-born Italian composer, dies at 93

About September 21, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

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