On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 2018

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Miguel Diaz-Canel is elected Cuba's new president after former president Raúl Castro steps down

President of Cuba Raúl Castro
President of Cuba
Raúl Castro
  • Senator Tammy Duckworth is the first parent to bring a baby into the US Senate a day after the Senate votes to allow babies on the chamber's floor