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

About August 13, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rude - MAGIC!
  • UK #1 Song: Am I Wrong - Nico & Vinz