What Happened on July 24, 2013

Historical Events

  • 22 are left dead after a conflict between the Knights Templar Cartel and Mexican police in Michoacan
  • 80 people are killed and 140 are injured after a high-speed train derails in Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Nikos Mamangakis, Greek classical and electronic music composer, dies at 84
2013 Highlights

About July 24, 2013

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

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Wake Me Up - Avicii