BONSERNEWS.com – There are many important events in this world that happened on July 13th. Some of these events are recorded, some are not recorded. What became a record later became part of world history.
Here are seven important events that occurred on July 13:
1. July 13, 1793
Jean-Paul Marat was assassinated – On July 13, 1793, Jean-Paul Marat, a famous leader of the French Revolution, was assassinated by Charlotte Corday. This assassination set off a wave of emotion and increased political tension during the French Revolution.
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2. July 13, 1863
New York City Uprising – On July 13, 1863, during the American Civil War, the New York City Uprising erupted. This rebellion involved protests and riots against conscription laws and the abolition of voting rights for immigrants.
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3. July 13, 1923
Establishment of the Non-Violence Movement by Mahatma Gandhi – On July 13, 1923, Mahatma Gandhi officially launched the Non-Violence Movement in South Africa as a method of struggle against oppression and to fight for the rights of Indian citizens.
4. July 13, 1962
The Rolling Stones make their first stage appearance – On 13 July 1962, the Rolling Stones made their first stage appearance at the Marquee Club, London. This is their first appearance which marked the beginning of their career as a famous rock band.
5. July 13, 1985