What Happened on July 19, 2019

Historical Events

  • Heat wave begins across the east of America affecting 100 million people and killing 6, with New York city declaring a state of emergency
  • Largest wind farm in Africa opens at Lake Turkana, Kenya, generating 310 megawatts
  • UK oil tanker Stena Impero seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard in the Strait of Hormuz
2019 History

Famous Deaths

  • C├ęsar Pelli, Argentine American architect (Petronas Towers), dies at 92
  • Jeremy Kemp, British actor (The Winds of War; The Blue Max), dies at 84 [1]
  • Rutger Hauer, Dutch actor (Blade Runner, Ladyhawke, Osterman Weekend), dies at 75

About July 19, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

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