Historical Events In 1919
Monday, 10 May 2021
Jan 01 Belorussian SSR established on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1919 william W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60
Jan 02 On this day in history anti-British uprising in Ireland
Jan 02 In the year 1919 lithuania gains independence
Jan 03 Jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid) on this day in history.
Jan 04 Al "Jazbo" Collins, NYC, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark) on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1919 national Socialist Party (Nazi) forms as German Farmers Party
Jan 05 Spartacus uprising in Berlin state of siege in the year 1919.
Jan 06 Theodore Roosevelt, 26th Pres (1901-09), dies in NY at 60 on this day in history.
Jan 06 Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the U.S., dies in Oyster Bay, New York at age 60 on this day in history.
Jan 08 Peter Altenberg, writer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history 3 year old German communist party (Spartacus) crushed
Jan 11 In the year 1919 romania annexes Transylvania
Jan 13 Army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game) in the year 1919.
Jan 13 Dutch Soccer team OSV forms on this day in history.
Jan 14 Andy Rooney, Albany NY, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes) in the year 1919.
Jan 14 In the year 1919 john McGraw, Charles A Stoneham, & Judge MCQuade buy NY Giants
Jan 15 On this day in history 2 million gallons of molasses flood Boston MA, drowning 21
Jan 15 In the year 1919 2 million gallons of molasses spill in a tidal wave that drowns 21 in Boston MA
Jan 15 Karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47 in the year 1919.
Jan 15 Pianist & statesman Ignace Paderewski becomes first premier of Poland in the year 1919.
Jan 15 Pianist and statesman Ignace Jan Paderewski becomes the first premier of the new republic of Poland in the year 1919.
Jan 15 Semana Tragica (Tragic Week) Bloodbath in Buenos Aires in the year 1919.
Jan 16 In the year 1919 bob Boucher, Kent Ohio, orch leader (Music on Ice)
Jan 16 Jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19 in the year 1919.
Jan 16 Missouri, Nebraska, and Wyoming ratify the Prohibition Amendment, adding it to the Constitution on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history prohibition ratified by 3/4 of states; Nebraska is 36th
Jan 16 On this day in history the United States went legally dry as prohibition of alcoholic beverages took effect under the 18th amendment to the Constitution. The amendment was repealed in 1933.
Jan 18 John C F, son of English king George V, dies at 13 on this day in history.
Jan 18 Juan Antonio Orrego-Salas, Santiago Chile, composer in the year 1919.
Jan 18 In the year 1919 wW I Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France
Jan 18 WWI Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1919 "Tidal wave" of molasses 15 m high x 25 m wide kills dozens, Boston
Jan 19 On this day in history anthony Dexter, [Walter Fleischmann], NB Canada, actor (Valentino)