On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 2019

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson threatens a snap general election if rebel MPs pass bill against no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Boris Johnson
  • Diving boat catches fire at night killing 34 asleep on board off Santa Cruz Island, California
  • Violence and looting directed at foreigners in Johannesburg results in five deaths and dozens arrested by South African police