On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika (82) changes his mind saying he will not seek a fifth term and postpones elections after mass protests

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, refutes Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's statement “Israel is the nation state of the Jewish people – and only it.”

Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu
Prime Minister of Israel
Benjamin Netanyahu

Famous Deaths

  • Hal Blaine [Harold Belsky], American drummer and session musician (The Wrecking Crew), dies at 90
  • Willie Ellison, American NFL running back (Pro Bowl 1971; LA Rams, KC Chiefs), dies at 73