On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 2001

Historical Events

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Aerosmith; Solomon Burke; The Flamingos; Michael Jackson; Queen; Paul Simon; Steely Dan; Ritchie Valens; James Burton; Johnnie Johnson; and Chris Blackwell

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
Singer Donald Fagen
Singer
Donald Fagen
  • The Bank of Japan issued a monetary policy known as quantitative easing, which stimulated the Japanese economy after the burst of the dot-com bubble.

Famous Deaths

  • Charles K. Johnson, American President of the Flat Earth Society, dies at 76
2001 Highlights

About March 19, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces