Historical Events In October - 19
Thursday, 19 September 2019
1911 On October - 19 royal Mint in London sends dies for $1 coin to Ottawa Branch
1911 On this day in history george Cates, NYC, orch leader (Lawrence Welk Show)
1912 Tripoli (Libya) passes from Turkish to Italian control on October - 19.
1912 J E B B P Q C Dwyer, cricketer (Aus-born Sussex bowler 1906-09), dies on October - 19.
1913 Jean Urruty, France, Jai-Alai champion on October - 19.
1914 US post office 1st used an automobile to collect & deliver mail on this day in history.
1914 On October - 19 harold Gimblett, cricketer (legendary Somerset & England batsman)
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 On October - 19 louis Althusser, French philosopher (For Marx, Strangled His Wife)
1918 Joseph Lesage, French painter/etcher (WW I), dies at 34 on October - 19.
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 LaWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons) on this day in history.
1921 Portuguese Prime Minister AntÃ³nio Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup on October - 19.
1921 On October - 19 george Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)
1921 Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered on October - 19.
1922 On October - 19 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 On October - 19 general Christian Worker's union demands 8 hr work day in Belgium
1925 A US-Franco expedition to Algeria finds ancient sea shells, proving the Sahara was once partially submerged on this day in history.
1925 Italian army takes Somalia on October - 19.
1925 On October - 19 bernard Hepton, Bradford England, actor (6 Wives of Henry VIII)
1926 The birth of Chuck Berry, Popular 'Rock and Roll' singer of the 50's on October - 19.
1926 On October - 19 john C Garand patents semi-automatic rifle
1927 On this day in history marjorie Tallchief, US ballerina (Harkness Ballet)
1928 On this day in history buff Cobb, Florence Italy, actress (Masquerade Party)
1929 Balbir Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1948-56) on this day in history.
1930 Jules LadoumÃ¨gue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6) on October - 19.
1930 Tom ap Rees, botanist on October - 19.
1931 On October - 19 the birth of John Le Carre, English author
1931 On this day in history laszlo Kalmar, composer
1932 Austria forbids demonstration by nazi's & anti fascists on this day in history.