Historical Events In 1919
Friday, 19 July 2019
Jan 01 Belorussian SSR established on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1919 william W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60
Jan 02 In the year 1919 anti-British uprising in Ireland
Jan 02 Lithuania gains independence on this day in history.
Jan 03 Jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid) on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history al "Jazbo" Collins, NYC, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark)
Jan 05 In the year 1919 national Socialist Party (Nazi) forms as German Farmers Party
Jan 05 On this day in history spartacus uprising in Berlin state of siege
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 Peter Altenberg, writer, dies at 59 in the year 1919.
Jan 11 3 year old German communist party (Spartacus) crushed on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history romania annexes Transylvania
Jan 13 On this day in history army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game)
Jan 13 In the year 1919 dutch Soccer team OSV forms
Jan 14 Andy Rooney, Albany NY, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes) in the year 1919.
Jan 14 John McGraw, Charles A Stoneham, & Judge MCQuade buy NY Giants in the year 1919.
Jan 15 In the year 1919 2 million gallons of molasses flood Boston MA, drowning 21
Jan 15 2 million gallons of molasses spill in a tidal wave that drowns 21 in Boston MA in the year 1919.
Jan 15 In the year 1919 karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47
Jan 15 Pianist & statesman Ignace Paderewski becomes first premier of Poland on this day in history.
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 On this day in history semana Tragica (Tragic Week) Bloodbath in Buenos Aires
Jan 16 Bob Boucher, Kent Ohio, orch leader (Music on Ice) on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1919 jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19
Jan 16 Missouri, Nebraska, and Wyoming ratify the Prohibition Amendment, adding it to the Constitution in the year 1919.
Jan 16 Prohibition ratified by 3/4 of states; Nebraska is 36th in the year 1919.
Jan 16 On this day in history 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 The amendment was repealed in 1933.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 John C F, son of English king George V, dies at 13 on this day in history.
Jan 18 Juan Antonio Orrego-Salas, Santiago Chile, composer on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history wW I Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France
Jan 18 WWI Peace Congress opens in Versailles, France on this day in history.
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)