On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 2019

Historical Events

  • 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana, Cuba
  • Britain's Prince Andrew refutes claims he had sex with 17 year-old connected to sex offender and friend Jeffery Epstein in BBC interview
  • Samoa declares state of emergency over measles epidemic closing all schools after six deaths
  • Sri Lankan Presidential election, won by former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Famous Deaths

  • Terry O'Neill, British fashion and celebrity photographer, dies of prostate cancer at 81
2019 Highlights

About November 16, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Someone You Loved - Lewis Capaldi
  • UK #1 Song: Dance Monkey - Tones and I