Historical Events In 1919
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Jun 26 NY Daily News begins publishing in the year 1919.
Jun 26 The first issue of NY Daily News published on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history carl Mazes pitches a complete doubleheader against NY Yankees
Jun 28 On this day in history harry S Truman married Elizabeth Virginia Wallace in Independence
Jun 28 Treaty of Versailles ending WW I signed and setting the stage for WWII on this day in history.
Jun 29 Slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles) on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1919 john W S Raleigh, British physicist (Nobel 1904), dies at 76
Jun 30 Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini) on this day in history.
Jul 01 First class postage drops from 3. to 2 on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history hans Bender, German poet
Jul 02 In the year 1919 johnny Bradford, Long Branch NJ, actor (Ransom Sherman Show)
Jul 04 ADGB (Allgemeine Deutsche Gewerkschaftsbund) party forms in the year 1919.
Jul 04 Jack Dempsey beats Jess Willard in Cuba for heavyweight championship in the year 1919.
Jul 04 M Wolf discovers asteroid #914 Palisana on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1919 32nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: S Lenglen beats Chambers (10-8 46 97)
Jul 05 On this day in history red Sox Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs in a game for his first of 72 times
Jul 06 On this day in history british R-34 lands in NY, 1st airship to cross Atlantic (108 hr)
Jul 06 In the year 1919 british R-34 lands in NY, first airship to cross Atlantic (108 hr)
Jul 06 Dorothy Kirsten, opera singer/Alzheimer disease activist in the year 1919.
Jul 07 Jon Pertwee, English comic/actor (Dr Who, Worzel Gummidge) on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history paul Deusen, German philosopher/CEO (Schopenhauer-Gesellschaft), dies
Jul 07 Phillies tie major league record of 8 steals in 9 inn game on this day in history.
Jul 08 On this day in history pres Wilson returns to NYC from Versailles Peace Conference
Jul 08 In the year 1919 walter Scheel, German Foreign minister/president
Jul 09 Peggy Braithwaite, lighthouse-keeper in the year 1919.
Jul 10 Dutch 1st Chamber approves woman suffrage in the year 1919.
Jul 10 Pres Wilson personally delivers Treaty of Versailles to Senate on this day in history.
Jul 10 Rusty Gill, St Louis Mo, singer (Polka Time) in the year 1919.
Jul 11 In the year 1919 dutch 2nd chamber approves 8-hour day/No Sunday work
Jul 11 Pay Corps renamed Supply Corps in the year 1919.
Jul 12 In the year 1919 vera Hruba Ralston, Prague Czech, actress (Dajkota) [or 6/12/1921]
Jul 13 In the year 1919 race riots in Longview & Gregg counties Texas
Jul 14 Lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--) in the year 1919.
Jul 15 Iris Murdoch, Dublin Ireland, novelist (Severed Head, Unicorn) on this day in history.