March 19, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Airship Canadian Star torpedoed & sinks
  • British 8th army opens assault on Mareth line, Tunisia
  • Frank Nitti, the Chicago Outfit Boss after Al Capone, commits suicide at the Chicago Central Railyard

Birthdays in History

  • Mario J. Molina, Mexican chemist and 1995 Nobel laureate (Antarctic ozone hole), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Mario Monti, Italian politician

Deaths in History

  • Frank Nitti, American gangster (b. 1883)