Historical Events In 1919
Monday, 20 May 2019
Oct 28 Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion) on this day in history.
Oct 28 Congress overrides the presidential veto of the Volstead Prohibition Act in the year 1919.
Oct 28 In the year 1919 ted Wainwright, cricketer (Yorks stalwart, 5 Tests 1893-98), dies
Oct 28 On this day in history volstead Act passed by Congress, start prohibition over Wilson's veto
Oct 29 Soen Shaku, Zen abbot of Engakuji monastery in Kamakura, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 30 Baseball league presidents call for abolishment of spitball in the year 1919.
Oct 30 In the year 1919 jane Randolph, singer, backup for Tony Orlando (Dawn)
Oct 31 On this day in history magnus Wenninger, American priest, author of Polyhedron models
Nov 01 On this day in history john Secondari, Rome Italy, newscaster (Open Hearing)
Nov 02 Jorge de Sena, Portuguese engineer/poet (Reino da Estupidez) in the year 1919.
Nov 03 On this day in history bert Freed, NYC, actor (Rufe-Shane)
Nov 04 On this day in history martin Balsam, NYC, actor (Murray-Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22)
Nov 05 In the year 1919 ir à Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirée-musical" on Dutch radio
Nov 05 On this day in history myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show)
Nov 06 In the year 1919 1st Dutch radio program: Soirée Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel"
Nov 06 Alan Lisette, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer vs West Indies 1956) on this day in history.
Nov 07 Hugo Haase, German MP (SPD), murdered at 56 in the year 1919.
Nov 07 US police raid offices of Union of Russian Workers in the year 1919.
Nov 10 On this day in history 1st observance of National Book Week
Nov 10 American Legion's first national convention (Minneapolis) in the year 1919.
Nov 10 In the year 1919 clyde "Bulldog" Turner, NFL center (Chicago Bears)
Nov 10 On this day in history the first national convention of the American Legion is held in Minneapolis, MN.
Nov 10 The first observance of National Book Week in the year 1919.
Nov 11 Pope Benedictus XV states Roman Catholics political/business views in the year 1919.
Nov 12 In the year 1919 ross & Keith Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia
Nov 12 In the year 1919 ross &Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia
Nov 14 On this day in history red Army captures Omsk, Siberia
Nov 14 In the year 1919 veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch)
Nov 15 In the year 1919 alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies
Nov 15 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) in the year 1919.
Nov 15 In the year 1919 senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
Nov 16 In the year 1919 admiral Horthy conquerors Budapest from Béla Kuns Soviet Republic
Nov 16 On this day in history udo Kasemets, composer
Nov 17 Hershy Kay, Philadelphia Penn, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn) in the year 1919.