On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • California officially free of drought for the first time in more than 7 years (Dec 2011)
  • Former US Democratic representative Beto O'Rourke announces he is running for president
  • Google announces its employee Emma Haruka Iwao has broken the world record for calculating pi, to 31.4 trillion digits, on pi day using Google Cloud
  • Tropical Cyclone Idai comes ashore in Mozambique, killing at least 417 people, and Malawi killing at least 56, after causing widespread flooding,

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Senate passes resolution overturning President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Whiting, English Formula 1 Race Director (Safety Delegate, Starter, head F1 Technical Dep't), dies of a pulmonary embolism at 66
  • Jake Phelps, American skateboarder, journalist (editor Thrasher magazine), dies at 56