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  • Bologna, Italy
    Sunday Dec 19, 1515

    Leonardo da Vinci

    Meeting of Francis I and Leo X

    Bologna, Italy
    Sunday Dec 19, 1515

    Leonardo was present at the 19 December meeting of Francis I and Leo X, which took place in Bologna.




  • New Canton, Virginia, U.S.
    Sunday Dec 19, 1875

    Carter G. Woodson

    Birth

    New Canton, Virginia, U.S.
    Sunday Dec 19, 1875

    Carter G. Woodson was born in New Canton, Virginia on December 19, 1875, the son of former slaves, Anne Eliza (Riddle) and James Henry Woodson.




  • Vietnam
    Thursday Dec 19, 1946

    First Indochina War

    All-out war broke out

    Vietnam
    Thursday Dec 19, 1946

    After over one year of latent conflict, all-out war broke out in December 1946 between French and Việt Minh forces as Hồ Chí Minh and his government went underground.




  • Vietnam
    Thursday Dec 19, 1946

    Ho Chi Minh

    Ho Chi Minh declared war against The French Union

    Vietnam
    Thursday Dec 19, 1946

    On 19 December 1946, after the Haiphong incident, Ho Chi Minh declared war against the French Union, marking the beginning of the Indochina War.




  • Panama
    Tuesday Dec 19, 1989
    1 AM

    Invasion of Panama

    The Military incursion into Panama

    Panama
    Tuesday Dec 19, 1989
    1 AM

    The military incursion into Panama began on 20 December 1989, at 1:00 a.m. local time. The operation involved 27,684 U.S. troops and over 300 aircraft. These aircraft were deployed against the 16,000 members of the PDF.




  • Serbia
    Thursday Dec 19, 1991

    Croatian War of Independence

    The Republic of Serbian Krajina

    Serbia
    Thursday Dec 19, 1991

    On December 19, as the intensity of the fighting increased, Croatia won its first diplomatic recognition by a western nation—Iceland—while the Serbian Autonomous Oblasts in Krajina and western Slavonia officially declared themselves the Republic of Serbian Krajina.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Saturday Dec 19, 1998

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Clinton was Impeached by the House of Representatives

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Saturday Dec 19, 1998

    Although proceedings were delayed due to the bombing of Iraq, on the passage of H. Res. 611, Clinton was impeached by the House of Representatives on December 19, 1998 on grounds of perjury to a grand jury (by a 228–206 vote; 223-5 R, 5-200 D, 0-1 independent) and obstruction of justice (by a 221–212 vote; 216-12 R, 5-199 D, 0-1 independent).


  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Saturday Dec 19, 1998

    Dwayne Johnson

    Rock Bottom: In Your House

    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Saturday Dec 19, 1998

    On December 13, 1998, at the pay-per-view named after him, Rock Bottom: In Your House, The Rock had a rematch with Mankind for the WWF Championship. Mankind appeared to win the match when The Rock passed out to the Mandible Claw submission move, but Vince McMahon ruled that since The Rock did not tap out, he retained his title.


  • Rome, Italy
    Sunday Dec 19, 2004

    Francesco Totti

    Roma's all-time leading scorer in Serie A

    Rome, Italy
    Sunday Dec 19, 2004

    On 19 December, he became Roma's all-time leading scorer in Serie A after netting his 107th career league goal against Parma, breaking the record previously held by Roberto Pruzzo.


  • Delhi, India
    Tuesday Dec 19, 2006

    Virat Kohli

    Showing a professional reaction

    Delhi, India
    Tuesday Dec 19, 2006

    Virat came into the spotlight in December when he decided to play for his team against Karnataka on the day after his father's death and went on to score 90. He went directly to the funeral after he was dismissed.


  • Abu Dhabi (ZSC), Saif Ghobash Street, Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Saturday Dec 19, 2009

    Zlatan Ibrahimović

    Winning The 2009 FIFA Club World Cup

    Abu Dhabi (ZSC), Saif Ghobash Street, Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Saturday Dec 19, 2009

    Barcelona capped off 2009 by winning the 2009 FIFA Club World Cup against Estudiantes on 19 December 2009.


  • U.S.
    Thursday Dec 19, 2013

    Mark Zuckerberg

    Silicon Valley Community Foundation

    U.S.
    Thursday Dec 19, 2013

    On December 19, 2013, Zuckerberg announced a donation of 18 million Facebook shares to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, to be executed by the end of the month—based on Facebook's valuation as of then, the shares totaled $990 million in value.


  • Beaverton, Oregon, U.S.
    Thursday Dec 19, 2013

    Nike, Inc.

    Nike's Quarterly Profit Rose

    Beaverton, Oregon, U.S.
    Thursday Dec 19, 2013

    On December 19, 2013, Nike's quarterly profit rose due to a 13 percent increase in global orders for merchandise since April of that year. Future orders of shoes or clothes for delivery between December and April, rose to $10.4 billion. Nike shares (NKE) rose 0.6 percent to $78.75 in extended trading.


  • London, England
    Tuesday Dec 19, 2017

    Prince Harry

    The Captain General of The Royal Marines

    London, England
    Tuesday Dec 19, 2017

    Since leaving active service with the army, Harry has been closely involved with the armed forces through the Invictus Games, honorary military appointments and other official engagements. On 19 December 2017 he succeeded his grandfather Prince Philip as the Captain General of the Royal Marines.


  • New Jersey, U.S.
    Wednesday Dec 19, 2018

    OnePlus

    MKBHD phone of the year 2018

    New Jersey, U.S.
    Wednesday Dec 19, 2018

    On 19, December 2018, Marques Keith Brownlee Announced in his video "Phone awards 2018" that his favorite phone of the year was the OnePlus 6T


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