April 23, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 21 people are killed during violent unrest in Xinjiang, China
  • 28 people are killed and 70 are injured during clashes between police and Sunni Muslims in Hawija, Iraq

Event of interestEvent of Interest

A 1% flash crash hits the US stock market after a news agency was hacked and claimed injury to President Obama

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • The French National Assembly passes an amended bill legalizing same-sex marriage

Deaths in History

  • Robert Edgar, American Congressman, dies from a heart attack at 69