On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 100th Tour de France won by Chris Froome of Great Britain
  • 12 people are killed in a clash between two Muslim families in Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • 15 Egyptian Army soldiers are killed after their bus crashes into a truck on the Mediterranean Coast Highway

Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Phil Mickelson wins his 5th major, by 3 strokes from Henrik Stenson of Sweden

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philippe of Belgium becomes King of the Belgiums after his father King Albert II's earlier abdication

King of Belgium Philippe of Belgium
King of Belgium
Philippe of Belgium