Historical Events In 1919
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Oct 07 In the year 1919 first London-Amsterdam airline service begins (Brit Aerial Transport)
Oct 07 In the year 1919 gabriel Dell, Barbados, actor (Steve Allen Show)
Oct 07 On this day in history the Worlds oldest airline KLM is established in Holland
Oct 08 Bill Anderson, cricketer (played in 1st NZ-Aust Test 1946) in the year 1919.
Oct 08 In the year 1919 eugene Demolder, Belgian writer (Sous la Robe), dies
Oct 08 In the year 1919 the first transcontinental air race in the United States begins.
Oct 09 Rezso Sugar, composer on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1919 gerald Etheridge Gomez, cricketer (post-war WI all-rounder)
Oct 10 In the year 1919 richard Strauss & Hugo van Hofmannsthals premieres in Vienna
Oct 11 In the year 1919 1st transcontinental air race ends
Oct 11 Art Blakey, Pitts PA, drummer (Billy Eckstine Band, Jazz Messengers) in the year 1919.
Oct 11 The first ever 'inflight' meals are served on a flight from London to Paris on this day in history.
Oct 11 The first transcontinental air race ends on this day in history.
Oct 12 Andre Casanova, composer in the year 1919.
Oct 13 In the year 1919 race riot at Elaine Arkansas
Oct 14 On this day in history edward L Feightner, US rear-admiral (WW II-Santa Cruz Islands)
Oct 14 In the year 1919 wilhelm von Siemens, German industrial/son of Werner, dies
Oct 15 In the year 1919 14 horses begin 300-mile race from Vt to Mass for $1000 prize money
Oct 15 Edwin C Tubb, Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall) in the year 1919.
Oct 16 In the year 1919 charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
Oct 17 John Moroney, cricketer (Australian opener 1949-51) on this day in history.
Oct 17 Radio Corporation of America (RCA) created on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1919 pierre Elliott Trudeau, (L) 15th Canadian PM (1968-79, 1980-84)
Oct 19 On this day in history 1st Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman
Oct 19 First Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman on this day in history.
Oct 21 Claire Sterling, journalist on this day in history.
Oct 21 Sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1919.
Oct 22 Bruce F Cummings, English author (Enjoying Life), dies at 30 on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1919 doris Lessing, Kermanshah Iran, novelist (Golden Notebook)
Oct 23 Romberg & Atteridge's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC in the year 1919.
Oct 26 In the year 1919 b C Hilliams musical "Buddies," premieres in NYC
Oct 26 In the year 1919 edward W Brooke, 1st black senator in over 80 yrs (Sen-R-Mass)
Oct 27 Axeman of New Orleans claims last victim in the year 1919.
Oct 27 John Harry, cricket wicketkeeper (Aust one Test 1895, one catch), dies on this day in history.