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Today in history: Sept. 19
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Today in history: Sept. 19

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In 1985, the Mexico City area was struck by a devastating earthquake that killed at least 9,500 people, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1989, an earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude struck northern California, killing 63 people and causing $6 billion worth of damage, and mo…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ashanti, Caleb McLaughlin, Doc Rivers, Jerry Rice, Marie Osmond, Na…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Jay Pharoah, Justin Hayward, Lori Petty, Natalie Maines, Ralph Laur…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Dominic West, Emeril Lagasse, Kimberly Schlapman, Linda Lavin, Mira…

The Cuban missile crisis began as President John F. Kennedy was informed that reconnaissance photographs had revealed the presence of missile …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chris Botti, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hugh Jackman, Josh Hutcherson, Martie…

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In 2010, rescuers in Chile using a missile-like escape capsule pulled 33 men one by one to fresh air and freedom 69 days after they were trapp…

In 1991, despite sexual harassment allegations by Anita Hill, the Senate narrowly confirmed the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supr…

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