- 47 people are killed and 90 are wounded in two bomb blasts in Pakistan
- Croatia becomes the 28th member of the European Union
- Demonstrations occur across Egypt with 15 million people calling for the resignation of their President, Mohammed Morsi
Canadian singer Avril Lavigne (28) weds Canadian singer Chad Kroeger (38) at the Château de La Napoule, a reconstructed medieval castle on the Mediterranean Sea in the South of France.
- John Stanford, American college baseball coach/administrator (Middle Tennessee), dies at 77
- William Gray III, American politician, dies from natural causes at 71
- William H. Gray III, American politician (Rep-D-PA, 1978-1991), dies at 71