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Historical Events Happened In May - 19

Thursday, 26 May 2016

1935  On May - 19 charles Martin Tornow Loeffler, French composer, dies at 74  

1936  On May - 19 elisabeth Schwartz, Austria, pairs figure skater (Olympic-gold-1956)  

1937  On May - 19 john Murray/Allen Boretz' "Room Service," premieres in NYC  

1937  Sanne Sannes, Dutch photographer on this day in history.  

1938  James H Bilbray, (Rep-D-Nevada) on May - 19.  

1939  Churchill signs British-Russian anti-Nazi pact on this day in history.  

1939  On May - 19 17th earl of Pembroke, English landowner/director (Emily)  

1940  On May - 19 amsterdam time becomes MET (Middle European Time)  

1940  French counter attack at Péronne under General De Gaulle on May - 19.  

1940  On May - 19 hMS WHITLEY, lost between Nieuport and Ostend, Belgium - damaged by German bombers and beached.  

1941  German occupiers in Holland forbid bicycle taxis on May - 19.  

1941  On this day in history new Nazi battleship Bismarck leaves Gdynia, Poland  

1941  Germany occupiers in Holland forbid bicycle taxis on May - 19.  

1942  On May - 19 braves Paul Waner is 3rd NLer to get 3,000 hits (Anson & Wagner)  

1942  [Nicoline] Magdalene Anchor-Roll, Norwegian author (Enken), dies at 69 on May - 19.  

1943  Berlin is declared "Judenrien" (free of Jews) on this day in history.  

1943  On this day in history churchill pledges England's full support to US against Japan  

1944  240 gypsies transported to Auschwitz from Westerbork Netherlands on May - 19.  

1944  Allied fleet shell Japanese positions at Sabang, north of Sumatra on this day in history.  

1944  On May - 19 german defense line in Italy collapsed  

1944  240 gypsies transported to Auschwitz from Westerbork Neth on this day in history.  

1945  On this day in history start of the first Victory Test Cricket between England &Australia Services  

1945  On May - 19 start of the 1st Victory Test Cricket between England & Aust Services  

1946  On May - 19 dutch Cooperation for Sexual Reform (NVSH) forms in Amsterdam  

1950  On May - 19 nY Times reports of worlds smallest & dumbest mechanical brain  

1951  On this day in history uN begins counter offensive in Korea  

1951  On this day in history 77th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Bold wins in 1:56.4  

1953  Nuclear explosion in Nevada (fall-out in St George UT) on this day in history.  

1953  On May - 19 nuclear explosion in Nevada (fall-out in St George, Utah)  

1953  Damasco Berenguer y Fuste, Spanish gen/min of War, dies at 79 on May - 19.  

1954  Postmaster General Summerfield approves CIA mail-opening project on this day in history.  

1954  On May - 19 aart A van Schelven, church historian (Willem of Orange), dies at 73  

1955  Atkinson & Depeiaza make 347 stand for 7th wkt WI v Australia on May - 19.  

1956  On this day in history 82nd Preakness: Bill Hartack aboard Fabius wins in 1:58.4  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 19

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1469  Giovanni della Robbia, Ital's sculptor was born on May - 19.  

1611  Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) was born on May - 19.  

1616  Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer was born on this day in history.  

1700  On May - 19 birth of josé de Escandón, Spanish colonial governor (d. 1770)  

1724  Augustus Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol, British admiral and politician (d. 1779) was born on this day in history.  

1744  On May - 19 birth of charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1818)  

1746  Johann Friedrich Peter, composer was born on this day in history.  

1755  On this day in history birth of gabriele Prota, composer  

Famous Deaths In May - 19

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0804  On this day in history alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69  

0988  Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.  

1102  Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on this day in history.  

1125  On May - 19 death of vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053)  

1296  On this day in history celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies  

1319  Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on May - 19.  

1389  On this day in history death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)  

1526  Death of Emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464) on May - 19.  

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