On This Day

June 18, 2019 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Chennai, India's 6th largest city with 4 million people runs out of water as its reservoirs dry up
  • China has been forcefully harvesting organs from marginalized groups in prison camps on a significant scale according to International Tribunal in London
  • Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the pro-China and highly controversial extradition law, after massive protests in the city
  • Sex-changing Australian bush tomato study published in journal "PhytoKeys" detailing how Solanum Plastisexum can change from male to female to hermaphrodite
  • Two 14 year-old boys become the youngest in Irish history to be convicted of murder when found guilty of the murder and sexual assault of a 14 year-old girl in Dublin

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

US President Donald Trump announces his campaign for reelection

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump