August 23, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 26 people are killed and 55 are injured by a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
  • 50 people are killed in mosque bombings in Tripoli, Lebanon
  • UN inspectors are stopped by Syrian government from investigating a reported site of a chemical massacre

Deaths in History

  • William Glasser, American psychiatrist, dies from respiratory failure from pneumonia at 88