On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 2019

Historical Events

  • Gunfight between Mexican security forces and armed civilians leaves 15 dead, in Guerrero state, a day after 13 police killed in a drug cartel ambush in Michoacán state
  • Record 12 Democratic presidential candidates participate in a live TV debate in Westerville, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Hossein Dehlavi, Persian composer, conductor and teacher (Sarbaz; Plectrum Orchestra), dies of Alzheimer complications at 92
2019 Highlights

About October 15, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: HIGHEST IN THE ROOM - Travis Scott
  • UK #1 Song: Dance Monkey - Tones and I