July 16, 2005 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince", the 6th book in the series by J. K. Rowling, is published worldwide. 9 million copies sell in 24 hrs

Novelist J. K. Rowling
J. K. Rowling

Deaths in History

  • Pietro Consagra, Italian sculptor (b. 1920)
  • Prince Gu of Korea (b. 1931)