On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 7.1 earthquake south east of Mexico City kills over 300
  • New MLB record for most home runs in a season, no. 5,694 hit by Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals

United Nations <b>Speech</b>United Nations Speech

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran in his UN speech criticizes US President Donald Trump for his comments about Iran in his own UN speech

President of Iran Hassan Rouhani
President of Iran
Hassan Rouhani
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

United Nations <b>Speech</b>United Nations Speech

US President Donald Trump addresses the United Nations vowing to “totally destroy North Korea” if threatens the US

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Famous Deaths

  • Bernie Casey, American actor (Boxcar Bertha, Rent-a-Cop), dies at 78
  • David Shepherd, British painter (paintings of steam locomotives), dies at 86

Person of interestJake LaMotta

Jake LaMotta, American boxer (world middleweight champion 1949-51, immortalised in 'Raging Bull'), dies at 95

World Middleweight Boxing Champion Jake LaMotta
World Middleweight Boxing Champion
Jake LaMotta