On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 2019

Historical Events

  • Ecuadorean President LenĂ­n Moreno cancels his austerity plan, in deal with indigenous leaders, restoring fuel subsidies, ending weeks of violent protests
  • Kenya's Brigid Kosgei sets new world record of 2:14.04 for the women's marathon in Chicago, beating Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old mark

BattleBattle of Interest

Kurdish forces make a deal with Syrian army for them to patrol border areas in north east Syria to combat Turkish offensive after US President Donald Trump pulls out US forces

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany

Gymnast Simone Biles
Gymnast
Simone Biles
  • Tunisian presidential election won by academic Kais Saied defeating media mogul Nabil Karoui
2019 Highlights

About October 13, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra