19 October is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years). There are 73 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1940: Michael Gambon, the actor who plays Albus Dumbledore, from the third film on, is born.
- 2010: J. K. Rowling receives the H.C. Andersen Literature price in Odense, Denmark.