What happened on the 19th of August 2011?

What happened on the 19th of August 2011?

HeadlinesAugust 19, 2011 In a coordinated attack, a suicide bomber destroyed the compound wall to the building, and then a group of armed men attacked the compound. Eight Afghan police officers and a foreign security official died in the attack, as did four of the gunmen.

What happened in history on August 19th?

On August 19, 1934, a plebiscite in Germany approved the vesting of sole executive power in Adolf Hitler. On this date: In 1812, the USS Constitution defeated the British frigate HMS Guerriere off Nova Scotia during the War of 1812, earning the nickname “Old Ironsides.”

Why is August 19 special?

August 19 is the 231st day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Dayton, Ohio hosted the first All-American Soap Box Derby, the first geostationary communcation satellite was launched, and Operation Iraqui Freedom ends. Famous birthdays include Bill Clinton, Coco Chanel, and John Stamons.

Who famous was born on the 19th of August?

Actor Peter Gallagher is 66. Actor Adam Arkin is 65. Singer-songwriter Gary Chapman is 64. Actor Martin Donovan is 64.

Who has a birthday on August 19?

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Bill Clinton, Fat Joe, Ivan Neville, John Stamos, Kyra Sedgwick, Matthew Perry, Melissa Fumero, Tracie Thoms and more.

What does it mean to be born on August 19?

Leos born on August 19 enjoy pushing themselves to the limit, both physically and mentally. They may have some awkward years before they decide how to focus their energies, but once they put it all together there is no stopping them. They seek to focus their energy on great achievements.

Who is the most famous person born on August 19?

Today’s famous birthdays list for August 19, 2020 includes celebrities Matthew Perry, John Stamos

  • Top celebrity birthdays on August 19th.
  • Actor John Stamos turns 57.
  • Actress Kyra Sedgwick turns 55.
  • Country singer Lee Ann Womack turns 54.
  • Actor Matthew Perry turns 51.
  • Actress Erika Christensen turns 38.

What special things happened in 2011?

United States — June Spacecraft Launches

  • Osama Bin Laden had been found and killed by US Navy Seals in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
  • Bomb blast hits the city of Oslo.
  • United States Gabrielle Giffords.
  • United Kingdom Rioting across parts of London.
  • United States tornado Joplin, Missouri.
  • United States “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”

What interesting happened in 2011?


  • May 1 – U.S. President Barack Obama announces that Osama bin Laden, the founder and leader of the militant group Al-Qaeda, was killed on May 2, 2011 (PKT, UTC+05) during an American military operation in Pakistan.
  • May 5 – Supremo Tribunal Federal approves wedding between people of the same gender in Brazil.