On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 2019

Historical Events

  • "Mind-blowing" discovery announced of 518 million year old fossil site in near Danshui river, Hubei province, China, with thousands of unknown fossils well preserved

Famous Deaths

  • Carlo Franci, Italian composer and conductor, dies at 91 [1]
  • Frans Andriessen, Dutch politician (KVP/CDA; European Commissioner, 1981-93), dies at 89
  • Scott Walker [Noel Scott Engel], American-born British singer-songwriter and composer (The Walker Brothers), dies of cancer at 76
  • Victor Hochhauser, British impresario (Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra), dies at 95
2019 Highlights

About March 22, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries