What Happened on September 3, 2013

Historical Events

  • 15 militants are killed by an Egyptian Army helicopter in Sinai Peninsula
  • Microsoft purchases Nokia for $7.2 Billion

Famous Deaths

  • Ariel Castro, Puerto Rican-born American criminal famous for kidnapping 3 women between 2002-4, commits suicide 1 month into his life sentence at 53
  • Don Meineke, American basketball forward (NBA Rookie of the Year 1953; Fort Wayne Pistons, Rochester/Cincinnati Royals), dies at 82
2013 Highlights

About September 3, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Burn - Ellie Goulding