What Happened on July 26, 2013

Historical Events

  • 57 people are killed in a market bombing in Parachinar, Pakistan

Famous Weddings

  • Goo Goo Dolls frontman John Rzeznik (47) weds Melina Gallo at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California

Famous Deaths

  • J. J. Cale, American rock guitarist and songwriter ("After Midnight": "Call Me The Breeze"; "Cocaine"), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Rolf Haufs, German writer, dies at 77
2013 Highlights

About July 26, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 10 months and 13 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