What Happened on October 19, 2007

Historical Events

  • Bomb explosion rocks Glorietta 2, a shopping mall in Makati, the Philippines killing 11, injuring more than 100 people

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Wolkers, Dutch sculptor and novelist (Brief American), dies at 81
  • Michael Maidens, English footballer with Hartlepool United (b. 1987)
  • Randall Forsberg, American nuclear freeze advocate, dies at 64
  • Yolanda "LaLa" Brown, American R&B singer, shot and killed by an unknown gunman at a Milwaukee recording studio at 21
2007 Highlights

About October 19, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  • UK #1 Song: About You Now - Sugababes