On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 2019

Historical Events

  • Evelyn Hern├índez cleared of killing her newborn baby in landmark case in a retrial in El Salvador

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sudanese Ex-President Omar al-Bashir admits he has received $90 million from Saudi Arabian royals at the start of his corruption trial in Khartoum

President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir
President of Sudan
Omar al-Bashir

Famous Deaths

  • Al Jackson, American MLB player (New York Mets), dies at 83
  • Larry "The Mole" Taylor, American session (The Monkees) and touring rock and blues bass player (Canned Heat - "On the Road Again"; John Mayall; Tom Waits), dies of cancer at 77
2019 Highlights

About August 19, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo