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

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

According to Gregory calendar, on September 13, the day number in a year is 256 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 257. September 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.

September 13 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
509The Temple of Jupiter Optimus Maximus on Capitoline Hill, themost important temple in Ancient Rome, was dedicated.
922The highest temperature on land was recorded in El Azizia, Libya. This temperature measured in the shade was 136.4 ° F 58 ° C).
1100Today, International Chocolate Day is celebrated. Because chocolate was first used today.
1229Ögedei Khan, the third son of Genghis Khan, was pro claimed Khagan of the Mongol Empire.
1541After three years of exile, John Calvin returned to Geneva toreform the church under a body of doctrine that came to be known asCalvinism.
1743Treaties of Britain, Austria and Savoy-Sardinia Worms were signed.
1751Kalvária Banskaya Stavnica was completed in the Kingdom of Hungary.
1759The British defeated the French army on the plains of Abraham.
1780The elevator was first tested in the city of Chicago, USA. It was built by an American named John Beckbart.
1788New York City became America's first capital.
1791Louis Fourteen of France accepted the final version of the entire constitution.
1814War of 1812-Fort McHenry in Baltimore's Inner Harbor wasattacked by British forces during the Battle of Baltimore, laterinspiring Francis Scott Key to write 'The Star-Spangled Banner', whichlater became the national anthem of the United States.
1834The Gleaner newspaper was first published in Jamaica.
1848An explosion drove a large iron rod completely through the headof Phineas P. Gage, making him an important early case of brain damageaffecting personality and behavior.
1848An explosion drove an iron rod through the head of railroad foreman Phineas Gage, making him an important early case of personality change after brain injury.
1858The Hamburg-US ship Austria opened fire and sunk, killing 471 people.
19288 people died in a storm in northeast Nebraska
1933Elizabeth McCombs became the first woman elected to theParliament of New Zealand.
1940The Italian army captured Libya in Egypt and Fort Campuzzo in Sallum.
1945The war started in Vietnam.
1947Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru suggested mutual transfer of 40 lakh Hindus and Muslims.
1956IBM released 305 Remake, the first commercial computer with disk storage.
1961Following more nuclear tests by the Russians the United States will resume underground testing of Nuclear weapons within the next ten days.
1964South Vietnamese Generals Lam Van Phat and Duong Van Duc stageda coup attempt after junta leader Nguyen Khanh demoted them.
1968Albania separated itself from the Warsaw Pact.
1971Following a failed coup attempt, Mao Zedong's second-in-commandLin Biao died in a plane crash while attempting to flee the People'sRepublic of China.
1971The World Hockey Association was formed.
1977The first diesel automobile was introduced by General Motors.
1979China conducted a nuclear test.
1985Super Mario Bros., one of the best-selling and most influentialvideo games of all time, was first released for the NES in Japan.
1985Steve Jobs resigns from Apple Computer to create Next.
1987A radioactive item was scavenged from an abandoned hospital inGoiânia, Brazil, resulting in four deaths and serious contamination in249 others.
1988Hurricane Gilbert reached a minimum pressure of 888 mb(26.22 inHg) with sustained flight-level winds of 185 mph (295 km/h),making it the most intense Atlantic hurricane on record at the time.
1994Space probe Ulyssus passes South Pole of Sun.
2000India's top chess player Vishwanathan Anand won the first FIDE Chess World Cup in Shenyang.
2001Osama bin Laden has been named As Prime Suspect behind the terrorist attacks on the United States two days ago by the Secretary of State Colin Powell.
2006Kimveer Gill shot 19 people for unknown reasons, killing one,at Dawson College in Montreal.
2007Burj Dubai becomes the world's largest structure.
2007Burj Khalifa, based in Dubai, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, became the largest building in the world.
2008Five synchronised bomb blasts took place within a span of fewminutes in Delhi, India, resulting in 30 deaths and 130 injuries.
2008Four bomb blasts occurred one after another at three places in Delhi, killing 30 people and injuring more than 130.
2009Teeth and bones from a range of animals, including hyenas, deer and rhinos, are discovered by archaeologists inside a cave in Devon, England.
2010At least 18 people are dead after protests in Jammu and Kashmir following reported burning of a Koran in the United States.
2011In Sweden, four men arrested for the 2011 failed Gothenburg terrorist attack are believed to be linked to the Al-Qaeda terrorist network.
2013A World War II shell explodes in the Finnish town of Kemi in Lapland, killing one person and causing the evacuation of hundreds of residents.
2014Three Maoists are killed and two are seriously injured in a fight with security forces in the Giridih district of India's Jharkhand state.
2016The Seventeenth Non-Aligned Movement Summit began in Caracas, Venezuela.

Famous Birthdays of September 13:

YearName / Profession / Country
1988Keith Treacy / Footballer / Ireland
1904Gladys George / Actress / United States of America
1982Nenê / Basketball Player / Brazil
1968Bernie Williams / Baseball Player / United States of America
1950Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz / Politician / Poland
1977Fiona Apple / Writer / United States of America
1971Goran Ivanišević / Tennis Player / Croatia
1961Peter Roskam / Politician / United States of America
1951Jean Smart / Actress / United States of America
1951Salva Kiir Mayardit / Politician / South Sudan
1971Ben Alexander / Rugby Player / Australia
1941David Clayton-Thomas / Writer / United Kingdom
1087John II Komnenos / Emperor / Byzantine
1971Stella McCartney / Fashion Designer / United Kingdom
1982Rickie Weeks / Baseball Player / United States of America
1952Don Was / Producer / United States of America
1916Roald Dahl / Poet / Britain
1990Luciano Narsingh / Footballer / Netherlands
1912Maurice K. Goddard / Politician / United States of America
1974Travis Knight / Basketball Player / United States of America
1802Arnold Ruge / Author / Germany
1967Stephen Perkins / Writer / United States of America
1933Lewie Steinberg / Bass Player / United States of America
1989Thomas Müller / Footballer / Germany
1987Edenilson Bergonsi / Footballer / Brazil
1966Brendan Hall / Rugby Player / Australia
1955Joe Morris / Guitarist / United States of America
1976Elvis Mihailenko / Boxer / Latvia
1971Manabu Namiki / Pianist / Japan
1890Antony Noghès / Business Man / France

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