April 24, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 33 people are killed and 115 are injured after a magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • Deadliest structural failure in history when 1,134, mostly garment workers killed and 2,500 injured after the Rana Plaza building collapses in Savar Upazila, Bangladesh

Deaths in History

  • Larry Felser, American sports columnist, dies at 80