Historical Events on August 19, 2003

About Aug 19, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 2 months and 1 day

Historical Events

  • A car-bomb attack on United Nations headquarters in Iraq kills the agency's top envoy Sergio Vieira de Mello and 21 other employees.
  • A Hamas planned suicide attack on a bus in Jerusalem kills 23 Israelis, 7 of them children