What Happened on June 13, 2008

Historical Events

Music Single

"Viva la Vida" single released by Coldplay, - their 1st US No. 1, (Grammy Song of the Year)

Famous Divorces

Bill Murray

Actor Bill Murray (57) divorces costume designer Jennifer Butler (42) due to abuse and infidelity after 10 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Gertrude Fröhlich-Sandner, Austrian politician (Social Democratic Party of Austria), dies at 82

Tim RussertTim Russert (1950-2008)

American television journalist and host of NBC's Meet the Press, dies at 58

2008 Highlights

About June 13, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Lollipop - Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major
  • UK #1 Song: Singin' In The Rain - Mint Royale