Historical Events In 1919
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Oct 28 In the year 1919 bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion)
Oct 28 Congress overrides the presidential veto of the Volstead Prohibition Act on this day in history.
Oct 28 Ted Wainwright, cricketer (Yorks stalwart, 5 Tests 1893-98), dies in the year 1919.
Oct 28 On this day in history volstead Act passed by Congress, start prohibition over Wilson's veto
Oct 29 In the year 1919 soen Shaku, Zen abbot of Engakuji monastery in Kamakura, dies at 60
Oct 30 In the year 1919 baseball league presidents call for abolishment of spitball
Oct 30 On this day in history jane Randolph, singer, backup for Tony Orlando (Dawn)
Oct 31 On this day in history magnus Wenninger, American priest, author of Polyhedron models
Nov 01 On this day in history john Secondari, Rome Italy, newscaster (Open Hearing)
Nov 02 Jorge de Sena, Portuguese engineer/poet (Reino da Estupidez) in the year 1919.
Nov 03 Bert Freed, NYC, actor (Rufe-Shane) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Martin Balsam, NYC, actor (Murray-Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22) in the year 1919.
Nov 05 Ir Ă Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirĂ©e-musical" on Dutch radio on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1919 myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show)
Nov 06 1st Dutch radio program: SoirĂ©e Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel" in the year 1919.
Nov 06 Alan Lisette, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer vs West Indies 1956) on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history hugo Haase, German MP (SPD), murdered at 56
Nov 07 On this day in history uS police raid offices of Union of Russian Workers
Nov 10 In the year 1919 1st observance of National Book Week
Nov 10 American Legion's first national convention (Minneapolis) in the year 1919.
Nov 10 Clyde "Bulldog" Turner, NFL center (Chicago Bears) on this day in history.
Nov 10 The first national convention of the American Legion is held in Minneapolis, MN in the year 1919.
Nov 10 The first observance of National Book Week on this day in history.
Nov 11 Pope Benedictus XV states Roman Catholics political/business views in the year 1919.
Nov 12 Ross & Keith Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia on this day in history.
Nov 12 Ross &Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia in the year 1919.
Nov 14 In the year 1919 red Army captures Omsk, Siberia
Nov 14 Veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch) on this day in history.
Nov 15 Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913), dies in the year 1919.
Nov 15 Carol Bruce, [Shirley Levy], Great Neck NY, actress (Lillian-WKRP) in the year 1919.
Nov 15 In the year 1919 senate 1st invokes cloture to end a filibuster (Versailles Treaty)
Nov 16 In the year 1919 admiral Horthy conquerors Budapest from BĂ©la Kuns Soviet Republic
Nov 16 Udo Kasemets, composer on this day in history.
Nov 17 Hershy Kay, Philadelphia Penn, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn) on this day in history.