What Happened on March 19, 2019

Historical Events

  • "Superbloom" of poppies in Walker Canyon, southern California visible from space, after high rainfall
  • American Karen Uhlenbeck becomes the 1st woman to win mathematics Abel Prize
  • Houston Rockets guard James Harden becomes first player in NBA history to score at least 30 points against all 29 opponents in a single season with 31 in a 121-105 win over the Atlanta Hawks
  • Image of Australian rules footballer Tayla Harris attacked by internet trolls and controversially removed before being reinstated

Historic Event

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev announces his resignation after nearly 30 years in office, the last soviet-era head of state

  • Singer Sam Smith comes out as non-binary in interview on Jameela Jamil’s Instagram show
2019 Highlights

About March 19, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: 7 Rings - Ariana Grande
  • UK #1 Song: Someone You Loved - Lewis Capaldi