On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 2002

Historical Events

  • A Russian Mi-26 helicopter carrying troops is hit by a Chechen missile outside of Grozny, killing 118 soldiers.
2002 Highlights

About August 19, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo