Historical Events In 1919
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Jun 26 NY Daily News begins publishing on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1919 the first issue of NY Daily News published
Jun 28 In the year 1919 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 On this day in history treaty of Versailles ending WW I signed and setting the stage for WWII
Jun 29 Slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles) in the year 1919.
Jun 30 On this day in history john W S Raleigh, British physicist (Nobel 1904), dies at 76
Jun 30 Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini) in the year 1919.
Jul 01 In the year 1919 first class postage drops from 3. to 2.
Jul 01 Hans Bender, German poet in the year 1919.
Jul 02 Johnny Bradford, Long Branch NJ, actor (Ransom Sherman Show) on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1919 aDGB (Allgemeine Deutsche Gewerkschaftsbund) party forms
Jul 04 Jack Dempsey beats Jess Willard in Cuba for heavyweight championship in the year 1919.
Jul 04 M Wolf discovers asteroid #914 Palisana in the year 1919.
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 British R-34 lands in NY, 1st airship to cross Atlantic (108 hr) in the year 1919.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 Jon Pertwee, English comic/actor (Dr Who, Worzel Gummidge) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1919 paul Deusen, German philosopher/CEO (Schopenhauer-Gesellschaft), dies
Jul 07 Phillies tie major league record of 8 steals in 9 inn game in the year 1919.
Jul 08 In the year 1919 pres Wilson returns to NYC from Versailles Peace Conference
Jul 08 Walter Scheel, German Foreign minister/president in the year 1919.
Jul 09 In the year 1919 peggy Braithwaite, lighthouse-keeper
Jul 10 On this day in history dutch 1st Chamber approves woman suffrage
Jul 10 Pres Wilson personally delivers Treaty of Versailles to Senate on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1919 rusty Gill, St Louis Mo, singer (Polka Time)
Jul 11 Dutch 2nd chamber approves 8-hour day/No Sunday work in the year 1919.
Jul 11 Pay Corps renamed Supply Corps in the year 1919.
Jul 12 Vera Hruba Ralston, Prague Czech, actress (Dajkota) [or 6/12/1921] on this day in history.
Jul 13 On this day in history race riots in Longview & Gregg counties Texas
Jul 14 On this day in history lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--)
Jul 15 On this day in history iris Murdoch, Dublin Ireland, novelist (Severed Head, Unicorn)