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

About July 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke/Ti/Pharrell