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Events of February 19th:
February 19th is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 315 days remaining until the end of the year (316 days in leap years).
On this page, we have placed information about February 19th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on February 19th:
1473 Nicolas Copernicus (astronomer)
1859 Svante Arrhenius (scientist - one of the founders of physical chemistry)
1924 Lee Marvin (actor)
1940 Smokey Robinson (singer)
1946 Karen Silkwood (activist)
1948 Tony Iommi (guitarist - Black Sabbath)
1948 Pim Fortuyn (Dutch politician)
1954 Sócrates (soccer player)
1955 Jeff Daniels (actor)
1957 Falco (singer)
1957 Ray Winstone (actor)
1960 Prince Andrew, Duke of York (British royal)
1954 Justin Fashanu (soccer player)
1961 Leslie Ash (actress)
1963 Seal (singer)
1976 Beth Rigby (journalist)
1985 Haylie Duff (singer, actress)
February 19th in History:
1861 Serfdom abolished in Russia.
1879 Thomas Alva Edison patents the phonograph.
1881 Kansas is the first US state to prohibit alcoholic beverages.
1941 First of three successive nights of German bombing ("Three Nights Blitz") devastates the city center of Swansea.
1986 Soviet Union launches Mir space station.
February 19th is also:
National Chocolate Mint Day
People born on February 19th are Aquarius
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