On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 2013

Historical Events

  • 27 children are killed and 25 are hospitalized after eating lunch contaminated with insecticide in India
  • 84th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-0 at Citi Field, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Barun De, Indian historian, dies at 80
  • Torbjorn Falkanger, Norwegian ski jumper who took the Olympic oath in 1952, dies at 85
2013 Highlights

About July 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer