On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 2013

Historical Events

  • 8 people are killed and 24 are injured after gunmen open fire on a Sunni mosque in Quetta, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Glen Hobbie, American MLB pitcher (Chicago Cubs), dies at 77
  • John Logan, American MLB player, dies at 86
2013 Highlights

About August 9, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Wake Me Up - Avicii