What Happened on July 7, 2016

Historical Events

  • Deadlock in battle for Aleppo broken when Russian air strikes cut rebel access to the city, 250,000 people put under siege
  • In Dallas Texas, lone gunman shots and kills five police officers, wounding others during a protest march against fatal police shootings of African Americans

Famous Weddings

  • "Million Dollar Listing New York" realtor Ryan Serhant (32) weds lawyer Emilia Bechrakis on the island of Corfu in Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Rokusuke Ei, Japanese author and lyricist (Sukiyaki), dies at 83
2016 Highlights

About July 7, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  • UK #1 Song: One Dance - Drake Ft. Wizkid & Kyla