What Happened on July 13, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardFootball Awards

FIFA World Cup Awards: Lionel Messi (golden ball), James Rodriguez (golden boot) and Manuel Neuer (Golden gloves)

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi
  • FIFA World Cup: Germany beats Argentina 1-0 in extra time to win football's 20th World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

Famous Deaths

  • Nadine Gordimer, South African author & Nobel laureate, dies at 90
  • Thomas Berger, American novelist, dies at 89