What Happened on December 16, 2019

Historical Events

NFL Record

Drew Brees breaks Peyton Manning's NFL record (539) for career touchdown passes as New Orleans Saints rout Indianapolis Colts, 34-7; Brees 29 of 30 for 307 yards & 4 TDs for record 96.7% pass completion

#1 in the Charts

Mariah Carey's single "All I Want For Christmas Is You" reaches No. 1, 25 years after release


Famous Deaths

  • Basil Butcher, West Indies cricket batsman (44 Tests; 3,104 runs @ 43.11), dies at 86
2019 Highlights

About December 16, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Dance Monkey - Tones and I