On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Houston guard James Harden scores 38 points in Rockets' 116-108 loss to Orlando; 16th straight game with 30+ points matching Kobe Bryant's NBA record streak; also goes 1 for 17 from 3-point arc, tying record for most misses

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Lionel Messi scores for FC Barcelona in 3-0 win over Eibar, his 400th goal in La Liga; becomes first player to reach mark in just one of Europe's top 5 leagues; Cristiano Ronaldo had 409 in Spain, England & Italy

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi

Famous Deaths

  • Mel Stottlemyre, American baseball pitcher, coach (5-time MLB All Star), dies of cancer at 77