This Day in History on 13 November

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 13 November. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

World Kindness Day

Important Events

1995 – A truck-bomb explodes outside of a US-operated Saudi Arabian National Guard training center in Riyadh, killing five Americans and two Indians. A group called the Islamic Movement for Change claims responsibility.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1910 – Pat Reid, Indian-English soldier and author (d. 1990)

1917 – Vasantdada Patil, Indian farmer and politician, 9th Governor of Rajasthan (d. 1989)

1967 – Juhi Chawla, Indian actress, singer, and producer, Miss India 1984

Death/ Death Anniversary

1963 – Margaret Murray, Indian-English anthropologist and author (b. 1863)


1969 – Iskander Mirza, Indian-Pakistani general and politician, 1st President of Pakistan (b. 1899)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History