On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 2013

Historical Events

  • 84 people are killed and 190 are injured after a market bombing in Hazara Town, Pakistan

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Angelina Jolie undergoes a preventive double mastectomy after learning she had an 87% risk of developing breast cancer due to a defective BRCA1 gene

  • Anthony Carmona is elected President of Trinidad and Tobago

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Lionel Messi scores his 14th consecutive goal in La Liga and his 300th goal in 365 appearances for Barcelona

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi

Famous Weddings

  • "Devious Maids" actress Dania Ramirez (33) weds director Bev Land on the beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Famous Deaths

Person of interestTony Sheridan

Tony Sheridan, British singer-songwriter and guitarist who collaborated with The Beatles ("My Bonnie"), dies at 72

Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist Tony Sheridan
Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist
Tony Sheridan

2013 Highlights

About February 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius