What Happened on February 19, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

BRIT Awards: David Bowie, Ellie Goulding and Arctic Monkeys win

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
David Bowie
  • Death toll in Ukraine reaches 26 after Government crackdown on protesters

Famous Deaths

  • Dale Gardner, American astronaut, dies from a brain aneurysm at 65
  • Imre Olsvik, Hungarian composer and ethnomusicologist, dies at 82
  • Valeri Nikolayevich Kubasov, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 79