Historical Events In 1919
Friday, 01 July 2022
Aug 11 On this day in history andrew Carnegie, US steel industrialist/philanthropist, dies at 83
Aug 11 Green Bay Packers football club founded in the year 1919.
Aug 12 Michael Kidd, [Milton Greenwald] choreographer (7 Brides for 7 Bros) on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history australia's first demonstration of wireless telephony given by Ernest Fisk to illustrate a lecture in Sydney.
Aug 13 In the year 1919 british troops fire on Amritsar India demonstrators; killing 350
Aug 13 Man o'War's only defeat (Upset wins at Saratoga) in the year 1919.
Aug 13 In the year 1919 rex Humbard, televanglist
Aug 14 In the year 1919 the first plane flight between Montreal and Quebec; takes 5 hours, now it takes the same time but we now include the time to get to and from the airports
Aug 14 White Sox Happy Felsch ties record of 4 outfield assists in a game in the year 1919.
Aug 15 Huntz Hall, NYC, actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game) in the year 1919.
Aug 18 On this day in history anti-Cigarette League of America forms in Chicago Illinois
Aug 18 Walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71) in the year 1919.
Aug 19 Afghanistan declares independence from UK in the year 1919.
Aug 19 In the year 1919 malcolm Forbes, publisher (Forbes Magazine)
Aug 20 Gregor MacGregor, English cricket wicketkeeper (8 Tests 1890-93), dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 Wichita outfielder Joe Wilhoit (Western League) fails to get a hit, ending a 69-game streak (155 hits in 299 at bats for a .505 avg) on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history earl Cathcart, British major-general
Aug 23 "Gasoline Alley" cartoon strip premieres in Chicago Tribune in the year 1919.
Aug 23 In the year 1919 "Gasoline Alley" cartoon strip premiers in Chicago Tribune
Aug 23 On this day in history james Quinn, film producer/actor (Joey, Hammett, Overlord)
Aug 24 In the year 1919 "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer
Aug 24 Cleveland pitcher Ray Caldwell is flattened by a bolt of lightning on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1919 1st scheduled passenger service by airplane (Paris-London)
Aug 25 In the year 1919 commercial air passenger service begins between England and Paris.
Aug 25 George C Wallace, Clio Ala, (gov-D-Ala)/pres candidate in the year 1919.
Aug 25 The first scheduled passenger service by airplane (Paris-London) on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1919 ronny Graham, Phila Pa, actor (Bob Crane Show, Chico & the Man)
Aug 27 John Cox, Flemish/US painter/dir (Museum of Fine Physician, Boston) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Louis Botha, South African soldier/statesman, dies on this day in history.
Aug 28 Ernest H Martin, [Markowitz], producer (Feuer & Martin-Chorus Line) in the year 1919.
Aug 28 On this day in history general John Smuts becomes premier of South Africa
Aug 28 In the year 1919 louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies
Aug 29 Prince Edward Island removes ban on automobiles after several years of no cars on this day in history.
Aug 30 Ernst Toller's "Die Wandlung," premieres in Berlin in the year 1919.