Historical Events In 1919
Saturday, 31 July 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1919 belorussian SSR established
Jan 01 William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60 in the year 1919.
Jan 02 In the year 1919 anti-British uprising in Ireland
Jan 02 Lithuania gains independence in the year 1919.
Jan 03 Jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid) in the year 1919.
Jan 04 Al "Jazbo" Collins, NYC, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark) in the year 1919.
Jan 05 National Socialist Party (Nazi) forms as German Farmers Party on this day in history.
Jan 05 Spartacus uprising in Berlin state of siege on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1919 theodore Roosevelt, 26th Pres (1901-09), dies in NY at 60
Jan 06 In the year 1919 theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the U.S., dies in Oyster Bay, New York at age 60.
Jan 08 In the year 1919 peter Altenberg, writer, dies at 59
Jan 11 3 year old German communist party (Spartacus) crushed on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1919 romania annexes Transylvania
Jan 13 Army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game) on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1919 dutch Soccer team OSV forms
Jan 14 Andy Rooney, Albany NY, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes) on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history john McGraw, Charles A Stoneham, & Judge MCQuade buy NY Giants
Jan 15 In the year 1919 2 million gallons of molasses flood Boston MA, drowning 21
Jan 15 In the year 1919 2 million gallons of molasses spill in a tidal wave that drowns 21 in Boston MA
Jan 15 On this day in history karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47
Jan 15 In the year 1919 pianist & statesman Ignace Paderewski becomes first premier of Poland
Jan 15 On this day in history pianist and statesman Ignace Jan Paderewski becomes the first premier of the new republic of Poland.
Jan 15 Semana Tragica (Tragic Week) Bloodbath in Buenos Aires in the year 1919.
Jan 16 On this day in history bob Boucher, Kent Ohio, orch leader (Music on Ice)
Jan 16 Jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19 on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history missouri, Nebraska, and Wyoming ratify the Prohibition Amendment, adding it to the Constitution.
Jan 16 On this day in history prohibition ratified by 3/4 of states; Nebraska is 36th
Jan 16 In the year 1919 the United States went legally dry as prohibition of alcoholic beverages took effect under the 18th amendment to the Constitution. The amendment was repealed in 1933.
Jan 18 On this day in history john C F, son of English king George V, dies at 13
Jan 18 In the year 1919 juan Antonio Orrego-Salas, Santiago Chile, composer
Jan 18 On this day in history wW I Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France
Jan 18 In the year 1919 wWI Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France
Jan 19 "Tidal wave" of molasses 15 m high x 25 m wide kills dozens, Boston on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history anthony Dexter, [Walter Fleischmann], NB Canada, actor (Valentino)