On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Flinders River swells to 37 miles wide (60km) creating its own weather system after intense flooding in Queensland, Australia
  • Iran marks 40th anniversary of the Islamic revolution with huge street marches and protests against the US
  • NASA confirms Mars Opportunity rover's mission has ended after 15 years due to sandstorm damaging communications
  • Suicide attack on bus carrying Iranian military's Revolutionary Guard kills 23 in Sistan-Baluchestan province, separatist group Jaish al-Adl claim responsibility