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Historical Events In 1919

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Oct 07   First London-Amsterdam airline service begins (Brit Aerial Transport) on this day in history.  

Oct 07   Gabriel Dell, Barbados, actor (Steve Allen Show) on this day in history.  

Oct 07   In the year 1919 the Worlds oldest airline KLM is established in Holland  

Oct 08   In the year 1919 bill Anderson, cricketer (played in 1st NZ-Aust Test 1946)  

Oct 08   Eugene Demolder, Belgian writer (Sous la Robe), dies on this day in history.  

Oct 08   In the year 1919 the first transcontinental air race in the United States begins.  

Oct 09   In the year 1919 rezso Sugar, composer  

Oct 10   Gerald Etheridge Gomez, cricketer (post-war WI all-rounder) in the year 1919.  

Oct 10   Richard Strauss & Hugo van Hofmannsthals premieres in Vienna on this day in history.  

Oct 11   1st transcontinental air race ends on this day in history.  

Oct 11   Art Blakey, Pitts PA, drummer (Billy Eckstine Band, Jazz Messengers) on this day in history.  

Oct 11   The first ever 'inflight' meals are served on a flight from London to Paris on this day in history.  

Oct 11   The first transcontinental air race ends in the year 1919.  

Oct 12   Andre Casanova, composer in the year 1919.  

Oct 13   Race riot at Elaine Arkansas in the year 1919.  

Oct 14   Edward L Feightner, US rear-admiral (WW II-Santa Cruz Islands) in the year 1919.  

Oct 14   Wilhelm von Siemens, German industrial/son of Werner, dies in the year 1919.  

Oct 15   On this day in history 14 horses begin 300-mile race from Vt to Mass for $1000 prize money  

Oct 15   Edwin C Tubb, Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall) on this day in history.  

Oct 16   Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday in the year 1919.  

Oct 17   In the year 1919 john Moroney, cricketer (Australian opener 1949-51)  

Oct 17   Radio Corporation of America (RCA) created on this day in history.  

Oct 18   On this day in history pierre Elliott Trudeau, (L) 15th Canadian PM (1968-79, 1980-84)  

Oct 19   1st Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman in the year 1919.  

Oct 19   First Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman on this day in history.  

Oct 21   Claire Sterling, journalist on this day in history.  

Oct 21   In the year 1919 sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77  

Oct 22   Bruce F Cummings, English author (Enjoying Life), dies at 30 in the year 1919.  

Oct 22   In the year 1919 doris Lessing, Kermanshah Iran, novelist (Golden Notebook)  

Oct 23   Romberg & Atteridge's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC in the year 1919.  

Oct 26   B C Hilliams musical "Buddies," premieres in NYC on this day in history.  

Oct 26   On this day in history edward W Brooke, 1st black senator in over 80 yrs (Sen-R-Mass)  

Oct 27   On this day in history axeman of New Orleans claims last victim  

Oct 27   On this day in history john Harry, cricket wicketkeeper (Aust one Test 1895, one catch), dies  

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Famous Birthdays In 1919

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Bernard Drukker, Dutch organist/pianist/orch leader (Devil's Wheel) was born in the year 1919.  

Jan 01   Carole Landis, Fairchild WI, actress (One Million BC, Topper Returns) was born in the year 1919.  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of j[erome] D[avid] Salinger, NYC, novelist (Catcher in the Rye)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid)  

Jan 04   In the year 1919 birth of al "Jazbo" Collins, NYC, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark)  

Jan 04   Havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, underwriter (Lloyd's of London) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of severino Gazzelloni, Italian flautist (d. 1992)  

Jan 06   Sylvia Syms, US singer (Hello Dolly, Dream Girl, Them There Eyes) was born in the year 1919.  

Famous Deaths In 1919

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1919 william W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60  

Jan 04   Georg von Hertling, Chancellor of Germany (b. 1843) died in the year 1919.  

Jan 06   On this day in history theodore Roosevelt, 26th Pres (1901-09), dies in NY at 60  

Jan 08   Peter Altenberg, writer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history death of karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47  

Jan 16   Jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   John C F, son of English king George V, dies at 13 on this day in history.  

Jan 21   On this day in history death of gojong of Joseon, Emperor of Korea (b. 1852)  

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