On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 2006

Historical Events

  • 48th Daytona 500: Jimmie Johnson driving from Hendrick Motorsports wins 203 lap race; goes on to win his first championship

NBA All-Star Game

55th NBA All-Star Game, Toyota Centre, Houston, TX: East beats West, 122-120; MVP: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers, F

Basketball Player LeBron James
Basketball Player
LeBron James

BAFTA Awards

59th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Brokeback Mountain" Best Film, Ang Lee Best Director

Filmmaker Ang Lee
Filmmaker
Ang Lee

2006 Highlights

About February 19, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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