What Happened on August 13, 2017

Historical Events

Historic Event

Grace Mugabe, wife of the President of Zimbabwe, accused of assault in Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Gunmen kill at least 18 at a cafe in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Islamic extremists blamed
  • More than 60 children reported to have died at Gorakhpur Hospital, India, prompting an investigation
  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Quail Hollow GC: Justin Thomas wins his first major by 2 shots from Francesco Molinari, Patrick Reed & Louis Oosthuizen
2017 Highlights

About August 13, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  • UK #1 Song: Feels - Calvin Harris Ft. Pharrell, Katy Perry & Big Sean