What Happened on February 16, 2013

Historical Events

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

Film & TV History

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

Sports History

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

Famous Weddings

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

Famous Deaths

Tony SheridanTony Sheridan (1940-2013)

British singer-songwriter and guitarist who collaborated with the pre-fame Beatles ("My Bonnie"), dies at 72

2013 Highlights

About February 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • UK #1 Song: Thrift Shop - Macklemore/Ryan Lewis/Wanz