Historical Events In July - 19
Friday, 18 October 2019
1919 Following Peace Day celebrations marking the end of World War I, ex-servicemen rioted and burnt down Luton Town Hall on July - 19.
1919 On July - 19 patricia Medina, Liverpool England, actress (High-Low)
1920 Robert Christiani, cricketer (brother of Cyril WI batsman in 22 Tests) on this day in history.
1921 Rosalyn Yalow, medical physicist on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history george McGovern, (Sen-D-SD)/pres candidate (D-1972)
1922 On this day in history cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday
1923 WRC-AM in Washington DC begins radio transmissions on July - 19.
1923 On this day in history pat Hingle, Denver Colo, actor (Baby Boom, Norma Rae, Bloody Mama)
1924 On July - 19 sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)
1925 On July - 19 v Albitzkij discovers asteroid #1059 Mussorgskia
1925 Sue Thompson, American pop and country music singer on this day in history.
1926 On this day in history 2nd French govt of Herriot, forms
1926 Helen Gallagher, Bkln, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet) on July - 19.
1927 Ty Cobb gets his 4,000th hit on July - 19.
1927 On July - 19 jan Myrdal, Swedish writer/journalist (Albania Defiant)
1928 On this day in history h E Wood discovers asteroid #1305 Pongola
1928 King Fuad of Egypt grabs power/disbands parliament on July - 19.
1928 On this day in history john Bratby, painter/writer (Breakdown)
1929 On July - 19 sofia Muratova, USSR, gymnist,(Olympic-6 gold/3 silv/4 bronze-1952-60)
1930 On this day in history robert Stout, NZ prime minister (1884-87), dies at 85
1932 On this day in history buster Benton, singer/guitarist
1933 On July - 19 1st time, brothers on opposite teams homer in the same game. Red Sox
1934 On this day in history willem Nijholt, actor (De Nietsnut, Respect, Op Afbetaling)
1935 On this day in history vasily Livanov, Russian and Soviet film actor
1936 Indians' Bob Feller makes his major league debut in relief on this day in history.
1937 On this day in history entartete Art Fair opens in Munich
1937 George Hamilton IV, NC, actor (Evel Knievel, Love at 1st Bite) on July - 19.
1938 Richard Jordan, NYC, actor (Dune, Old Boyfriends, Interiors) on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history the first use of fiberglass sutures, R.P. Scholz, St Louis, Mo
1939 1st use of fiberglass sutures, R P Scholz, St Louis, Mo on this day in history.
1939 On July - 19 tom Hayward, cricketer (35 Tests for England, 1999 runs), dies
1940 Hitler orders Great Britain to surrenders on July - 19.
1940 Samuel H Chang, US newspaper magnate, murdered in Shanghai on July - 19.
1941 British PM Winston Churchill launched his "V for Victory" campaign on July - 19.