On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 2019

Historical Events

  • Iraqi militiamen and protesters breach the outer wall of the US embassy in Baghdad following US airstrikes against Kataib Hezbollah, an Iranian-backed Iraqi militia, on December 29

Famous Deaths

  • Basil Watts, English rugby league second rower (5 Tests Great Britain, 1 England; World Cup 1954; York RLFC), dies at 93
2019 Highlights

About December 31, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn