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What happened on ...: Calendar Sheet 2019: October 13th

2019-10-12T22:08:50.295Z

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Berlin (dpa) - The current calendar sheet for October 13, 2019:

41st calendar week, 286th day of the year

Still 79 days until the end of the year

Zodiac sign: Libra

Name day: Aurelia, Simbert, Eduard

HISTORICAL DATA

2018 - According to the organizers, about 240,000 people attend one of the biggest demonstrations against racism and exclusion in recent years. The alliance "#Unteilbar" had called for the protest.

2009 - As a consequence of his controversial statements on the integration of foreigners, Bundesbank board member Thilo Sarrazin has to hand over important skills.

1999 - Former SPD leader Oskar Lafontaine presents his book "The Heart Strikes Left" at the Frankfurt Book Fair. He attacks in the book the policy and members of the red-green federal government sharply.

1994 - The first version of the Internet browser Netscape appears under the name Mosaic Netscape 0.9. It is the first browser that supports cookies.

1962 - The popular Western series «Bonanza» first appears on German television. By July 1977, more than 200 episodes will be broadcast.

1959 - The American satellite «Explorer VII» is shot into space. Among other things, he is to collect data on the energy balance of the earth, which begins the satellite-based climate research.

1949 - In Munich, 16 unions from the three western zones of occupation join forces to form the German Trade Union Confederation (DGB). The first chairman will be Hans Böckler (SPD).

1884 - The zero meridian is determined at the International Meridian Conference in Washington. It runs on the longitude of the British observatory of Greenwich.

54 - The Roman Emperor Claudius is murdered. His successor will be his adopted and stepson Nero.

BIRTHDAYS

1969 - Nancy Kerrigan (50), American figure skater

1959 - Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabian media manager, was killed in October 2018 at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul by a Saudi special task force

1949 - Gerd Dudenhöffer (70), German cabaret artist (ARD series "Family Heinz Becker")

1934 - Nana Mouskouri (85), Greek singer («White roses from Athens»)

1919 - Hans Hermann Groër, Austrian Cardinal, Archbishop of Vienna 1986-1995, d. 2003

DEATH DAY

2009 - Al Martino, American singer («Spanish Eyes»), born. 1927

1969 - Helene Wessel, German politician, chairman of the Center Party 1949-1952, later SPD member, member of the Parliamentary Council 1948-1949, member of the first German Bundestag, born. 1898

Source: zeit

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