Historical Events In 1919
Sunday, 17 October 2021
Oct 28 Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion) in the year 1919.
Oct 28 Congress overrides the presidential veto of the Volstead Prohibition Act in the year 1919.
Oct 28 Ted Wainwright, cricketer (Yorks stalwart, 5 Tests 1893-98), dies in the year 1919.
Oct 28 In the year 1919 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 in the year 1919.
Oct 30 On this day in history baseball league presidents call for abolishment of spitball
Oct 30 Jane Randolph, singer, backup for Tony Orlando (Dawn) on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history magnus Wenninger, American priest, author of Polyhedron models
Nov 01 In the year 1919 john Secondari, Rome Italy, newscaster (Open Hearing)
Nov 02 In the year 1919 jorge de Sena, Portuguese engineer/poet (Reino da Estupidez)
Nov 03 In the year 1919 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 On this day in history ir à Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirée-musical" on Dutch radio
Nov 05 Myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show) in the year 1919.
Nov 06 1st Dutch radio program: Soirée Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel" on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1919 alan Lisette, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer vs West Indies 1956)
Nov 07 Hugo Haase, German MP (SPD), murdered at 56 on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history uS police raid offices of Union of Russian Workers
Nov 10 1st observance of National Book Week on this day in history.
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 The first national convention of the American Legion is held in Minneapolis, MN on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1919 the first observance of National Book Week
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 Ross &Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia on this day in history.
Nov 14 Red Army captures Omsk, Siberia on this day in history.
Nov 14 Veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
Nov 16 Admiral Horthy conquerors Budapest from Béla Kuns Soviet Republic in the year 1919.
Nov 16 On this day in history udo Kasemets, composer
Nov 17 In the year 1919 hershy Kay, Philadelphia Penn, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn)