What Happened on March 12, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Dozens charged in US college admission scandal by US federal prosecutors, including actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman
  • K-pop and Big Bang singer Seungri is arrested for procuring prostitutes, retires to fight the charges in South Korea
  • More than 3,000 ISIS fighters have surrendered amid battle for last ISIS stronghold in Baghouz, Syria, according to Syrian Democratic Forces officials
  • Theresa May's British government suffers a second defeat on a Brexit deal with the EU, 391 votes to 242