October 13 in History – What happened on 13 October in Past

✅ Published on October 13th, 2021 in October in History

13 October - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on October 13, the day number in a year is 286 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 287. October 13 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

October 13 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
54Claudius, the first Roman emperor to be born outside Italy, died mysteriously, most likely by poison administered by his wife Agrippina.
1307Agents of King Philip IV of France launched a dawn raid, simultaneously arresting many members of the Knights Templar, and subsequently torturing them into 'admitting' heresy.
1710Queen Anne's War-The French surrender ending the Siege of PortRoyal gave the British permanent possession of Nova Scotia.
1716The soldiers of the Hungarian Emperor Karel 6 captured Temesaver.
1760Russia and Austrian forces withdrew from Germany's capital Berlin.
1773Charles Messier discovered the Whirlpool Galaxy.
1773The Whirlpool galaxy was discovered by Charles Messier.
1807The Geological Society of London was founded.
1812War of 1812-British troops and Mohawk warriors repelled anAmerican invasion from across the Niagara River at the Battle ofQueenston Heights near Queenston, Ontario.
1843B'nai B'rith, the oldest continually operating Jewish serviceorganization in the world, was founded in New York City.
1857Terror of 1857: New York's banks were not opened until December 12.
1881Determined to bring about the revival of Hebrew as a spoken language as a way of unifying Jews, Eliezer Ben-Yehuda had what isbelieved to be the first modern conversation in Hebrew while living inParis.
1884Today, it was decided that Greenwich Mean Time would be the world's standard time. Greenwich is part of South East London.
1885The Georgia Institute of Technology was established in Atlantaas part of Reconstruction plans to build an industrial economy in thepost-Civil War Southern United States.
1892Edward Emerson Bernard first discovered the tail star, called D-1892T1, through photographs.
1895The first Test captain of India's cricket team, C.K. Naidu was born.
1911Prince Arthur, a son of Queen Victoria, became the only Governor General of Canada of royal descent.
1914Garrett Morgan discovered and painted a gas mask.
1917At least 30,000 people in the Cova da Iria fields near Fátima,Portugal, witnessed the 'Miracle of the Sun'.
1919Aerial Navigation signed the Convention relating to regulation.
1921The Soviet republics of Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, andGeorgia signed the Treaty of Kars with the Grand National Assembly ofTurkey to establish the contemporary borders between Turkey and theSouth Caucasus states.
1933The romantic comedy drama film Bomshell starring Jean Harlow and Lee Tracy was published.
1943Italy declared war on Germany, which was once its ally, and was also referred to as co-belligerent by the United Nations.
1943World War II-With a new government led by General PietroBadoglio, parts of Italy switched sides to the Allies and declared waron the Axis powers.
1943Italy declared a fight against Germany's former Allies.
1948Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, a famous singer of Sufi devotional music and qawwali was born.
1952Concerns have increased regarding the mounting public debt, which is forecasted to reach 268 billion dollars by the end of the financial year.
1958The first book featuring the English children's literaturecharacter Paddington Bear 'from darkest Peru' was published.
1972Plane crash survivors admit having resorting to cannibalism in order to stay alive after being lost in the Andes for two months. They ate the flesh of their dead companions.
1976A chartered Boeing 707 crashed into a busy street in Santa Cruz, a city in Bolivia, crashing into buildings and people leaving more than 100 dead.
1976A Boeing jet plane crashed in Bolivia, killing about 100 people.
1983The first cellular mobile phone service has been provided by, Ameritech Mobile Communications to the general public in Chicago, United states.
1987Famous playback singer, actor and producer-director Kishore Kumar passed away.
1988The US conducted a nuclear test in Nevada.
1999Atal Bihari Vajpayee became the Prime Minister of India for the third time.
1999The United States Senate rejected the approval of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).
2002The horrific explosion at Bali nightclub in Indonesia killed 200 people and injured over 300 people.
2005The dangerous presence of the H5N1 avian influenza virus is confirmed in dead birds found in Turkey.
2006Veterinarians are stated to use vasectomies in order to control elephant overpopulation in Africa. At Kruger National Park, their numbers have increased drastically over the last decade.
2007Around 11 people are confirmed dead and 23 injured after a natural gas explosion takes place in a building in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine.
2008The ban on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko and 6 other administrators has been temporarily lifted by the European Union in an attempt to encourage democratic developments in that country.
2009La Bella Principessa a painting that was previously not recognized has been credited to Leonardo da Vinci on the evidence of fingerprint.
2013A stampede in Datia district of Madhya Pradesh killed 109 people.



Famous Birthdays of October 13 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1978Jermaine O'Neal / Basketball Player / United States of America
1955John Ferenzik / Guitarist / United States of America
1926Ray Brown / Bassist / United States of America
1967Scott Cooper / Baseball Player / United States of America
1844Ernest Myers / Poet / United Kingdom
1935Etterlene DeBarge / Writer / United States of America
1925Margaret Thatcher / Politician / United Kingdom
1924Roberto Eduardo Viola / Politician / Argentina
1924Moturu Udayam / Politician / India
1962Kelly Preston / Actress / United States of America
1891Irene Rich / Actress / United States of America
1899Piero Dusio / Footballer / Italy
1939Larry Bowie / Footballer / United States of America
1942Rutanya Alda / Actress / United States of America
1904Wilfred Pickles / Actor / United Kingdom
1967Steve Vickers / Footballer / United Kingdom
1879Edward Hennig / Gymnast / United States of America
1970Serena Altschul / Journalist / United States of America
1925Lenny Bruce / Actor / United States of America
1969Cady McClain / Actress / United States of America
1947Sammy Hagar / Writer / United States of America
1969Nancy Kerrigan / Actress / United States of America
1967Trevor Hoffman / Baseball Player / United States of America
1938Hugo Young / Author / United Kingdom
1941Paul Simon / Writer / United States of America
1959Marie Osmond / Actress / United States of America
1980David Haye / Boxer / United Kingdom
1960Ari Fleischer / Politician / United States of America
1970Rob Howley / Rugby Player / United Kingdom
1977Justin Peroff / Actor / Canada

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