Historical Events In October - 19
Friday, 28 February 2020
1911 Royal Mint in London sends dies for $1 coin to Ottawa Branch on October - 19.
1911 On October - 19 george Cates, NYC, orch leader (Lawrence Welk Show)
1912 On this day in history tripoli (Libya) passes from Turkish to Italian control
1912 On October - 19 j E B B P Q C Dwyer, cricketer (Aus-born Sussex bowler 1906-09), dies
1913 Jean Urruty, France, Jai-Alai champion on October - 19.
1914 On October - 19 uS post office 1st used an automobile to collect & deliver mail
1914 Harold Gimblett, cricketer (legendary Somerset & England batsman) on October - 19.
1915 Russia/Italy declares war on Bulgaria on October - 19.
1916 David Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital) on October - 19.
1917 On this day in history love Field in Dallas, Texas is opened.
1918 Louis Althusser, French philosopher (For Marx, Strangled His Wife) on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history joseph Lesage, French painter/etcher (WW I), dies at 34
1919 On October - 19 first Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman
1919 1st Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman on this day in history.
1920 On October - 19 laWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons)
1921 On October - 19 portuguese Prime Minister AntÃ³nio Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
1921 On this day in history george Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)
1921 On this day in history antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered
1922 On this day in history jack Anderson, Long Beach, Calif, journalist (Wash Post)
1923 On this day in history ban Johnson persuades AL owners to prohibit boxing in their parks
1924 General Christian Worker's union demands 8 hr work day in Belgium on October - 19.
1925 A US-Franco expedition to Algeria finds ancient sea shells, proving the Sahara was once partially submerged on October - 19.
1925 Italian army takes Somalia on October - 19.
1925 Bernard Hepton, Bradford England, actor (6 Wives of Henry VIII) on October - 19.
1926 On October - 19 the birth of Chuck Berry, Popular 'Rock and Roll' singer of the 50's
1926 On this day in history john C Garand patents semi-automatic rifle
1927 On this day in history marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet)
1928 Buff Cobb, Florence Italy, actress (Masquerade Party) on October - 19.
1929 On this day in history balbir Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1948-56)
1930 On this day in history jules LadoumÃ¨gue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)
1930 Tom ap Rees, botanist on this day in history.
1931 The birth of John Le Carre, English author on this day in history.
1931 On October - 19 laszlo Kalmar, composer
1932 Austria forbids demonstration by nazi's & anti fascists on this day in history.