On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 2008

Historical Events

  • 79th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-3 at Yankee Stadium, New York
  • Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim is arrested on sodomy charges in Malaysia

Famous Deaths

  • Jo Stafford, American pop singer (The Pied Pipers - "I'll Never Smile Again"; solo - "You Belong to Me"), dies at 90
2008 Highlights

About July 16, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer