On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 2013

Historical Events

  • 12 people are killed and 11 are injured after a Yemeni Air Force plane crashes in Sana'a

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Richie, American-born author and (Japanese) film critic, dies at 88
  • Manfred Niehaus, German composer, dies at 79
  • Robert Coleman Richardson, American physicist (Nobel 1996), dies at 75
2013 Highlights

About February 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • UK #1 Song: I Could Be The One - Avicii Vs Nicky Romero