What Happened on June 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 48 people are killed by armed bandits in Zamfara State, Nigeria

Famous Deaths

  • Glyn England, British electrical engineer and CEO (CEGB, Windcluster Ltd), dies at 92
  • Gyula Horn, Hungarian Prime Minister, dies at 80

Person of interestJames Gandolfini

James Gandolfini, American actor (The Sopranos), dies from a heart attack at 51

  • Slim Whitman, American country singer (Rose Marie), dies from heart failure at 90