On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 2013

Historical Events

Sport awardSports Awards

21st ESPY Awards: LeBron James, Serena Williams win

Basketball Player LeBron James
Basketball Player
LeBron James
Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • 58 people are killed in floods in Sichuan Province, China
  • 7 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus, Syria

Event of interestEvent of Interest

U2 singer Bono is made a Commandeur of the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

Rocker Bono

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Appleyard, British-Canadian jazz vibraphonist, dies from natural causes at 84
2013 Highlights

About July 17, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer