On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 2014

Historical Events

  • Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani is the first woman to win the Fields Medal in mathematics
  • Israeli and Palestinian cease fire agreed to on August 8 is extended for another 120 hours to provide time for further negotiations

Famous Deaths

  • Frans Br├╝ggen, Dutch flautist, recorder player, and conductor (Orchestra of the 18th Century), dies at 79
2014 Highlights

About August 13, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo