Historical Events on October 19th, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Wilma becomes the most intense Atlantic hurricane on record with a minimum pressure of 882 mb
  • MLB National League Championship: Houston Astros beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Saddam Hussein goes on trial in Baghdad for crimes against humanity

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President
Saddam Hussein