What Happened on March 11, 2019

Historical Events

Election of Interest

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

Event 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.”

Famous Deaths

  • Hal Blaine [Harold Belsky], American pop and rock session drummer (The Wrecking Crew), dies at 90
  • Willie Ellison, American NFL running back. 1967-74 (Pro Bowl 1971; Los Angeles Rams, Kansas City Chiefs), dies at 73

About March 11, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sucker - Jonas Brothers
  • UK #1 Song: Someone You Loved - Lewis Capaldi