Historical Events In June - 19
Wednesday, 27 September 2023
1894 On June - 19 28th Belmont: Willie Simms aboard Henry of Navarre wins in 1:56.5
1896 On June - 19 bessie Wallis Warfield Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, divorcee
1897 On June - 19 wee Willie Keeler's 44 game hitting streak ends
1897 On June - 19 moe Howard, [Moses Horowitz], Bkln NY, comedian (3 Stooges)
1898 On June - 19 paul Muller-Zurich, composer
1899 On June - 19 george Calinescu, Romania, literature (Enigma Otilei)
1900 Laura Hobson, NYC, TV writer/panelist (I've Got a Secret) on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history edward Lambert, British diplomat
1902 Guy Lombardo, London Ontario Canada, orch leader (Auld Lang Syne) on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history john E E Dalberg baron van Acton, English historian, dies at 69
1903 On June - 19 walter Hammond, cricketer (one of the greatest of English batsman)
1904 Balis Dvarionas, composer on June - 19.
1905 George Voskovec, Czech, actor (Fred-Nero Wolfe, Peter-Skag) on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history mildred Natwick, Balt Md, actress (She Wore a Yellow Ribbon)
1909 Edwin Gerschefski, composer on June - 19.
1910 Father's Day celebrated for first time (Spokane, Wash) on June - 19.
1910 On June - 19 1st airship in service "Germany"
1910 Frederick Harry Baines, painter on June - 19.
1912 On June - 19 tennessee University opened as Tennessee A & L State College
1912 Jerry Jerome, Bkln NY, saxophonist (Words & Music) on June - 19.
1914 54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club on this day in history.
1914 Alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- ) on June - 19.
1915 On June - 19 sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58
1916 On June - 19 pat Buttram, actor (Mr Haney-Green Acres)
1917 After WW I King George V ordered members of British royal family to dispense with German titles &surnames, they take the name Windsor on June - 19.
1917 On June - 19 after WW I King George V ordered members of British royal family to dispense with German titles & surnames, they take the name Windsor
1917 On June - 19 joshua Nkomo, Zimbabwan minister (ZAPUA)
1918 Evelle Jansen Younger, prosecutor (Charles Manson, Sirhan Sirhan) on June - 19.
1919 Louis Jourdan, Marseilles France, actor (Gigi, Can-Can, Madame Bovary) on June - 19.
1921 Census in Great-Britain on June - 19.
1921 Allan Davis, (mayor-London) on June - 19.
1921 Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33 on June - 19.
1922 On June - 19 paavo Nurmi runs world record 5000m (14:28.2)
1922 Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer, dies at 71 on this day in history.