What Happened on September 11, 2019

Historical Events

  • Water detected for first time on planet outside out solar system, on exoplanet K2-18b 110 light-years away, in findings published in "Nature Astronomy"

Famous Deaths

  • B. J. Habibie, 3rd President of Indonesia (1998-99) who liberalized Indonesia's press and political party laws, dies of heart failure at 83
  • Daniel Johnston, American musician and visual artist ("Hi, How Are You"), dies of a suspected heart attack at 58

T. Boone PickensT. Boone Pickens (1928-2019)

American business person and oil tycoon (Shamrock, Mesa Petroleum Co) known as the 'Oracle of Oil', dies at 91

2019 Highlights

About September 11, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Truth Hurts - Lizzo
  • UK #1 Song: Take Me Back To London - Ed Sheeran Ft. Stormzy