On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 2020

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Australian government and companies suffer a months-long state-based cyber attack according to PM Scott Morrison

Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison
Prime Minister of Australia
Scott Morrison

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Ruiz Zaf√≥n, Spanish writer (Shadow of the Wind), dies of cancer at 55
  • Ian Holm, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Alien, King Lear), dies at 88
  • Mario Corso, Italian soccer winger (23 caps; Inter Milan 413 games) and coach (Lecce, Inter), dies at 78
2020 Highlights

About June 19, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini