On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Amazon cancels plans to build a corporate campus in Long Island, Queens, New York after widespread opposition
  • Colombian Juan Carlos S├ínchez Latorre jailed for sexual abuse of 276 children in Barranquilla
  • Egyptian parliament approves measures to enable President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to extend his rule till 2034
  • Explosive-packed vehicle rams paramilitary convoy in Indian-controlled Kashmir killing at least 40. Islamic group Jaish-e-Mohammad claim responsibility.
  • JP Morgan is the first bank to create its own crypo-currency JPM Coin
  • Singer Ryan Adams accused of sexual misconduct towards younger upcoming female singers in a report by "The New York Times"
  • US Senate confirms William Barr as Attorney General