On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 2019

Historical Events

CarDaytona 500

61st Daytona 500: Joe Gibbs Racing goes 1-2-3; Denny Hamlin holds off reigning Cup Series champion Joey Logano and teammate Kyle Busch to win his 2nd Great American Race

NFL Head Coach and NASCAR Team Owner Joe Gibbs
NFL Head Coach and NASCAR Team Owner
Joe Gibbs
  • NBA All Star Game, Spectrum Centre, Charlotte, NC: Team LeBron beats Team Giannis, 178-164; MVP: Kevin Durant GS Warriors, F
  • Protests continue by thousands in streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, against government corruption and inflation

Famous Deaths

  • Ethel Ennis, American jazz singer (If Women Ruled The World), dies of a stroke at 86 [1]
2019 Highlights

About February 17, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius