On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 2013

Historical Events

Film Premier

"Despicable Me 2" directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud with voices by Steve Carell and Kristen Wiig premieres at the Champs-Elysées Film Festival

Comedian, Actor and Producer Steve Carell
Comedian, Actor and Producer
Steve Carell
Comedian Russell Brand
Russell Brand
  • 20 people are killed by a series of car bombings across Iraq

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Merion GC: Englishman Justin Rose wins his first major title, 2 strokes ahead of runners-up Jason Day and Phil Mickelson

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Hass, Austrian diving pioneer, dies at 94
2013 Highlights

About June 16, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini