On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 2019

Historical Events

Historic Event

Canadian minister Jane Philpott resigns in protest at Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's and the government's handling of a scandal involving bribes from engineering firm SNC-Lavalin

  • Return of a lock of hair of Ethiopian Emperor Tewodros II to Ethiopia announced by the National Army Museum in London

Historic Event

US Democrats announce a wide-ranging corruption investigation into President Donald Trump


Famous Deaths

  • Juan Corona, Mexican born American serial killer, dies in prison at 85

Keith Flint

Keith Flint, English singer, musician and dancer (Prodigy), found dead after committing suicide at 49

  • King Kong Bundy [Christopher Pallies], American pro wrestler (WWF), dies at 61

Luke Perry

Luke Perry, American actor (Beverly Hills 90210, Riverdale), dies after a stroke at 52

Ted Lindsay

Ted Lindsay, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame left wing (Art Ross Trophy 1950, NHL Players Association pioneer), dies at 93


2019 Highlights

About March 4, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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