On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 2009

Historical Events

  • A series of bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, kills 101 and injures 565 others

Famous Deaths

  • Don Hewitt, television news producer & director; creator of 60 Minutes (b. 1922)
2009 Highlights

About August 19, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo