Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 12:27 GMT
FILE - Late Nobel winning writer Naguib Mahfouz
CAIRO – 13 October 2021: In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 13.
54 - Nero takes the throne of the Roman Empire.
1792 - The foundation stone of the White House building is laid in the United States as the permanent residence of the American President.
1909 - Anarchist Francesc Ferrer is executed in Barcelona after the events of the tragic week.
1988 - Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz wins the Nobel Prize in Literature.
2016 - Bob Dylan wins the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature.