Tuesday February 19, 2019: on this day

About February 19th, 2019, in brief:

  • Historical events: Insurgency in Egypt (2013)-present: Sixteen militants were killed in two raids on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The raids also include explosives and weapons.
  • Day of the week: February 19th, 2019 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Smokey Robinson, Victoria Justice
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: Spider-Man: Far From Home directed by Jon Watts

More about February 19th, 2019? See below for more news and curiosities on February 19th, 2019.


What day of the week was February 19, 2019?

February 19, 2019 was a Tuesday and it was the 50th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 19, 2019 can also be written as 2/19/2019 in the US and as 19/2/2019 in UK and Europe.

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February 19, 2019: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 19, 2019:

  • Insurgency in egypt (2013)-present: sixteen militants were killed in two raids on egypt's sinai peninsula. the raids also include explosives and weapons.
  • Two raids on egypt's sinai peninsula result in the deaths of sixteen militants. the raids also include explosives and weapons.
  • 2019 kaduna state massacre - kaduna state governor nasir el-rufai reported that more than 130 people were killed in friday's attack on kajuru. most of them are fulani. although nigerian authorities are unable to identify the gunmen's motives, they believe that the attack was not related to the upcoming elections.
  • Governor of kaduna state, nasir el-rufai reported that the death toll from friday’s attack on kajuru was now over 130. most of the victims were from the fulani ethnicity group. although the motive of the gunmen has not been identified by nigerian authorities, they believe that the attack was not related to the upcoming elections.
  • Economy of the united states: american retailer payless shoesource files chapter 11 bankruptcy and plans to close all u.s. locations.
  • Payless shoesource, an american retailer, files chapter 11 bankruptcy and plans to close all u.s. locations.
  • Ford motor company will cease selling south american commercial trucks.
  • Honda has confirmed that it will close its swindon plant, south west england. this is due to a decreased demand for diesel cars, and stricter emission regulations. about 3,500 jobs will be lost when the plant closes in 2021.
  • Teva pharmaceutical has settled outstanding cases with u.s. federal trade commission. these involved payments from brand-name drugmakers in order to delay the release of a cheaper version, so-called "pay for delay" agreements.
  • Witnesses say that an avalanche struck the crans-montana ski area in switzerland. it injures four people, one of them seriously. there were 240 rescuers, including army and police, who searched the affected area. there are no additional victims or reports of missing persons.
  • Seven children killed in a house fire in halifax (nova scotia), canada by a syrian family.
  • 2020 united states presidential election, 2020 democratic party presidential primaries: bernie sanders 2020 presidential campaign: bernie sanders 2016 presidential candidate announces on vermont public radio that he will be running for president of america as a democrat in 2020.
  • Bernie sanders 2020 presidential campaign: bernie sanders, vermont senator and 2016 presidential candidate, announces on vermont public radio he will run for president of the united states in 2020 as a democrat.
  • Politics in spain: francisco jose alcaraz (vox) becomes the first far-right politician elected to the senate since the restoration and reorganization of democracy.
  • History of the uk labour party, antisemitism within the uk labour party: joan ryan is the eighth mp to leave the labour party and join the independent group. she cited a "culture anti-jewish racism” in the party as her reason for leaving.
  • Joan ryan is the eighth mp to leave the labour party to join the independent group. she cited a "culture anti-jewish racism” within the labour party as her reason for leaving.
  • After 45 minutes of play, the aeroflot open's opening round is canceled. a bomb threat has forced the moscow hotel that hosts the event to close down. similar threats have also been made to theatres, shopping centres and cinemas. thousands are evacuated.

February 19, 2019: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 19, 2019: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 19th is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 19, 2019: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 19, 2019 is Pig and the associated element is Earth.

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February 19, 2019: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 19, 2019 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 19, 2019 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 19, 2019 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 05:45 pm and setting at 07:35 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 21, 2019 while the next full moon would come on Mar 21, 2019.

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Who was born on February 19, 2019?

Whose famous birthday is on February 19th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 19th:

  • Smokey Robinson
    Smokey Robinson

    Smokey robinson is a legendary american singer, songwriter, and record producer known for his role as the founder and frontman of the motown...

  • Victoria Justice
    Victoria Justice

    American singer-songwriter, actress, and dancer.

  • Jeff Daniels
    Jeff Daniels

    Jeff daniels is an american actor known for his roles in movies such as dumb and dumber and the squid and the whale.

  • Benicio Del Toro
    Benicio Del Toro

    Benicio del toro is a puerto rican actor known for his roles in films such as traffic, sicario, and the usual suspects.

  • Merle Oberon
    Merle Oberon

    Eurasian-american actress, who appeared in more than 20 films, including "the private life of henry viii," 33, "over the moon," 1937 and...

  • Lee Marvin
    Lee Marvin

    American actor, television and film.

  • Stephen Nichols
    Stephen Nichols

    American actor.

  • Leslie Ash
    Leslie Ash

    English actress.

  • Ray Winstone
    Ray Winstone

    English actor, singer and producer.

  • Carson McCullers
    Carson McCullers

    American short story writer, playwright, essayist, and poet (d. 1967).

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How old is someone born on February 19, 2019?

Someone born on February 19, 2019 is:

5 years 4 months old,

or 64 months and 25 days old,

or 281 weeks and 5 days old,

or 1972 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 19, 2019?

There are 220 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday February 19th 2025.

Try out our Countdown calculator to find out are many days are left until your special moments.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 19, 2019?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on February 19, 2019.

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February 19, 2019: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on February 19, 2019:

  • Charl Lagerfeld

    Iconic fashion designer known for his work at Chanel and Fendi.

  • Giulio Brogi
  • Dick Boushka
  • Doro Morigi
  • Gabriele La Porta

What famous deaths happened on February 19th?

Famous deaths on February 19th:

  • Adolfo Celi
    Adolfo Celi

    Italian stage actor and husky character actor.

  • Janet Blair
    Janet Blair

    American actress.

  • Lydia Shum
    Lydia Shum

    Actress and comedian from hong kong (d. 2008).

  • Billy Mitchell
    Billy Mitchell

    Born in france, an american military man who was the youngest ever general staff officer and, by 1920, a brigadier general.

  • Deng Xiaoping

    A chinese politician, a thrice-purged patriarch of the communist party who had a profound impact on chinese politics for three decades.

  • Harper Lee

    American novelist best known for her 1960 novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird', which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

  • Taquila Mockingbird

    Taquila Mockingbird was an American author best known for her novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird', which explored themes of racial injustice in...

  • Georga Papanicolaou

    Georga Papanicolaou was a Greek-American physician and pioneer in cytopathology, best known for the Papanicolaou test, or Pap smear, a...

  • Virginia Hamilton

    Virginia Hamilton was an acclaimed American children's author known for her innovative and diverse storytelling.

  • Josabeth Siddall

    Josabeth Siddall was a Pre-Raphaelite artist and model, best known for her work with the painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

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Who was the US President on February 19, 2019?

On February 19, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 19, 2019?

On February 19, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 19, 2019?

On February 19, 2019 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about February 19th?

February 19th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 19th day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 19th, such as:

  • 2019 - Insurgency in egypt (2013)-present: sixteen militants were killed in two raids on egypt's sinai peninsula. the raids also include explosives and weapons.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: rif dimashq offensive. according to the syrian observatory for human rights, at least 44 people were killed in air strikes by the syrian air force on rebel-held eastern ghouta.
  • 2017 - Iraqi civil war and battle of mosul: u.s.-backed iraqi forces launched an operation to take back control of western mosul under isil militants, according to haider al-abadi, prime minister of iraq. according to the united nations, humanitarian agencies have been established in the older parts of the city, where food and fuel supplies are already low, running water is scarce and electricity is not reliable for many of the 800,000.

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What happened in 2019?

2019 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • War in Afghanistan: 27 Afghan National Security Forces members are killed by the Taliban in coordinated attacks in northern Afghanistan. They refused to negotiate peace with the government.
  • After refusing to negotiate peace with the government, 27 Taliban members were killed by the Afghan National Security Forces.
  • War in North-West Pakistan: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan gunmen attacked a security base located in the Loralai region of Pakistan. The attack resulted in the deaths four security guards as well as four terrorists, one of whom was a suicide bomber. The attack also left two guards with injuries.

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What was the calendar for February 2019?

February 2019 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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