Historical Events In 1919
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Aug 11 Andrew Carnegie, US steel industrialist/philanthropist, dies at 83 in the year 1919.
Aug 11 On this day in history green Bay Packers football club founded
Aug 12 In the year 1919 michael Kidd, [Milton Greenwald] choreographer (7 Brides for 7 Bros)
Aug 13 Australia's first demonstration of wireless telephony given by Ernest Fisk to illustrate a lecture in Sydney in the year 1919.
Aug 13 On this day in history british troops fire on Amritsar India demonstrators; killing 350
Aug 13 Man o'War's only defeat (Upset wins at Saratoga) on this day in history.
Aug 13 Rex Humbard, televanglist on this day in history.
Aug 14 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 in the year 1919.
Aug 14 On this day in history white Sox Happy Felsch ties record of 4 outfield assists in a game
Aug 15 In the year 1919 huntz Hall, NYC, actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game)
Aug 18 Anti-Cigarette League of America forms in Chicago Illinois in the year 1919.
Aug 18 In the year 1919 walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71)
Aug 19 Afghanistan declares independence from UK in the year 1919.
Aug 19 In the year 1919 malcolm Forbes, publisher (Forbes Magazine)
Aug 20 On this day in history gregor MacGregor, English cricket wicketkeeper (8 Tests 1890-93), dies
Aug 20 In the year 1919 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)
Aug 22 In the year 1919 earl Cathcart, British major-general
Aug 23 "Gasoline Alley" cartoon strip premieres in Chicago Tribune on this day in history.
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 "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer in the year 1919.
Aug 24 Cleveland pitcher Ray Caldwell is flattened by a bolt of lightning in the year 1919.
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 On this day in history george C Wallace, Clio Ala, (gov-D-Ala)/pres candidate
Aug 25 The first scheduled passenger service by airplane (Paris-London) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 General John Smuts becomes premier of South Africa in the year 1919.
Aug 28 Louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies in the year 1919.
Aug 29 On this day in history prince Edward Island removes ban on automobiles after several years of no cars.
Aug 30 In the year 1919 ernst Toller's "Die Wandlung," premieres in Berlin