Historical Events In 2019
Monday, 21 September 2020
Jan 27 Australian Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković of Serbia wins his record 7th Australian singles title; beats Spaniard Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 on this day in history.
Jan 27 Two bombs at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Philippines, kill at least 20 people and leave more than 100 others injured on this day in history.
Jan 28 The U.S. Justice Department charges Chinese tech firm Huawei with multiple counts of fraud, raising U.S.–China tensions in the year 2019.
Feb 01 In the year 2019 u.S. President Donald Trump confirms that the U.S. will leave the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty of 1987, citing Russian non-compliance. The next day, Russia follows suit with suspension of its obligations to the treaty.
Feb 01 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump confirms US withdrawal from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty because of Russia's violation of the treaty
Feb 02 American singer R. Kelly arrested after turning himself in on ten counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, including with three minors in the year 2019.
Feb 03 On this day in history pope Francis arrives in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, becoming the first pope to visit the Arabian Peninsula.
Feb 03 On this day in history pope Francis arrives in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on the first ever papal visit to the Arabian peninsula
Feb 05 In the year 2019 the Taliban kills at least 47 people in attacks while Afghan–Taliban peace talks are taking place in Moscow. 12 others are injured.
Feb 06 The Freedom House organization states that Hungary was no longer a free country, making it the first country in the European Union to be labelled as "partly free". It also stated that neighboring Serbia was no longer a free country as well on this day in history.
Feb 07 2019 Haitian protests: Anti-government protests demanding the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse begin in several cities across the country on this day in history.
Feb 08 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos accuses The National Enquirer and its owner, American Media Inc, of blackmail over private messages detailing an extramarital affair on this day in history.
Feb 09 Elizabeth Warren officially announces her 2020 presidential campaign in Lawrence, Massachusetts in the year 2019.
Feb 11 On this day in history 61st Grammy Awards: Childish Gambino first rapper to win Best Song and Best Record for "This Is America", best album "Golden Hour" Kacey Musgraves Learn More >>
Feb 11 72nd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Roma" Best Film, Alfonso Cuaron Best Director, Olivia Coleman, Rami Malek best actors in the year 2019.
Feb 12 Mexican drug lord Joaquín " El Chapo " Guzmán found guilty of all 10 federal crimes against him in New York after 200 hours of testimony Learn More >> on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 2019 the Republic of Macedonia renames itself the Republic of North Macedonia, officially ending a decades-old dispute with Greece and paving the way for the former's integration into NATO and the European Union.
Feb 13 In the year 2019 a suicide bomb attack on a vehicle kills at least 27 Revolutionary Guards in southeastern Iran. It is one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in Iran in years.
Feb 14 A suicide bomb attack on a vehicle convoy in Indian-administered Kashmir kills at least 40 Indian security personnel, making it the deadliest attack on India's security personnel in Kashmir in three decades in the year 2019.
Feb 17 On this day in history 61st Daytona 500: Joe Gibbs Racing goes 1-2-3; Denny Hamlin holds off reigning Cup Series champion Joey Logano and teammate Kyle Busch to win his 2nd Great American Race
Feb 19 Bernie Sanders announces he is running for President for a second time on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 2019 a major fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh kills at least 78 people.
Feb 21 SpaceIL launches the Beresheet probe, the world's first privately financed mission to the Moon in the year 2019.
Feb 22 Robert Kraft , owner of NFL team the New England Patriots, charged with soliciting prostitution, as part of human-trafficking sting operation in Jupiter, Florida in the year 2019.
Feb 23 In the year 2019 2019 Nigerian general election, for the President; all 360 seats in the House of Representatives and all 110 seats in the Senate.
Feb 23 In the year 2019 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis: President Maduro severs diplomatic ties with Colombia as humanitarian aid attempts to enter the country across the border.
Feb 23 Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi scores the 50th hat-trick of his career as Barcelona beats Sevilla, 4-2 in the Spanish La Liga in the year 2019.
Feb 23 On this day in history nigerian presidential election: President Muhammadu Buhari wins re-election defeating Atiku Abubakar, amid violence and a delay, on turnout of 35.6%
Feb 23 Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir declares a national emergency, dismisses the federal government and sacks all state governors in the year 2019.
Feb 24 91st Academy Awards: Best Picture "Green Book", Best Director Alfonso Cuarón, Best Actor Rami Malek , Best Actress Olivia Colman on this day in history.
Feb 26 The Indian Air Force launches airstrikes on purported militant camps in Balakot, Pakistan; according to Indian claims, "a very large number of ... terrorists, trainers, senior commanders and groups of jihadis" were killed, although Pakistan denied the claims and a number of neutral sources suggest that this was not the case. The following day, Pakistan retaliated, leading to the shooting down of an Indian MiG-21 fighter, whose pilot was repatriated on March 1. The incidents led to the 2019 India–Pakistan standoff in the year 2019.
Feb 27 "Captain Marvel" film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson premieres on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 2019 actor Luke Perry (52) suffers a stroke in Los Angeles
Feb 27 In the year 2019 ramses Station rail disaster: A train smashes into a barrier inside Ramses Station in Cairo, Egypt, causing an explosion and a fire, killing 25 people and injuring 40 others.