September 13

This Day in History

1993

Israeli-Palestinian Peace Accord

The first peace accord between Israel and Palestine is signed at the White House in Washington, D.C. With President Bill Clinton presiding, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin hesitantly shook hands … (more...)

1987

Goiâna Radiation Accident in Brazil

Goiânia was founded in 1933 as the planned state capital of the Brazilian state of Goiás. It was constructed in the coastal Brazilian frontier, only 110 miles southwest of the country’s capital, … (more...)

1475

The Notorious Cesare Borgia Is Born

On this day in history in 1475 the legendary Italian nobleman, politician, and cardinal, Cesare Borgia, was born. Born in Rome of Spanish descent, Cesare was the son of Cardinal Rodrigo de Lanzol y … (more...)