On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 2019

Historical Events

  • 24 Hours of Le Mans: 2-time World F1 champion Fernando Alonso along with Swiss driver S├ębastien Buemi and Japan's Kazuki Nakajima win back-to-back titles for Toyota Gazoo Racing
  • India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US goods
  • Massive unprecedented power cut affects all of Argentina and Uruguay and parts of Paraguay

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu admits to misuse of state funds in court

Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu
Prime Minister of Israel
Benjamin Netanyahu
  • Three suicide bomb attacks kill 30 people in Konduga, north east Nigeria
  • US Open Men's Golf, Pebble Beach GL: American Gary Woodland claims his first major title with a 3 stroke victory over defending champion Brooks Koepka
2019 Highlights

About June 16, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

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