On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 2019

Historical Events

  • Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika confirms he will run for president one last time, his 5th term, amid widespread demonstrations
  • Multiple tornadoes tear through Georgia and Alabama killing at least 23
  • South African music star Mampintsha shown hitting girlfriend Babes Wodumo on Instagram Live and later arrested for assault

Historic Event

SpaceX's Dragon capsule successfully docks with the International Space Station during its demonstration run

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Hurford, British organist, composer and choral conductor (St. Albans Cathedral), dies at 88
2019 Highlights

About March 3, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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