On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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

  • Torbjorn Falkanger, Norwegian ski jumper who took the Olympic oath in 1952, dies at 85