Historical Events In 1919
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Apr 10 Emiliano Zapata, Mexican leader, murdered at 39 on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1919 mexican Revolution leader Emiliano Zapata is ambushed and shot dead by government forces in Morelos.
Apr 11 On this day in history hugh Carey, (Gov-D-NY)
Apr 11 In the year 1919 the International Labour Organization is founded.
Apr 12 In the year 1919 british Parliament passes a 48-hour work week with minimum wages
Apr 12 Istvan Anhalt, composer on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1919 amritsar Massacre-British Army fires on nationalist rioters in India
Apr 13 British forces kill 100s of Indian Nationalists (Amritsar Massacre) in the year 1919.
Apr 15 In the year 1919 clive Beadon, airman
Apr 16 Merce Cunningham, choreographer (Acrobat in Every Soul is a Circus) on this day in history.
Apr 18 Enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress, drowns at 35 in the year 1919.
Apr 19 In the year 1919 23rd Boston Marathon won by Carl Linder of Mass in 2:29:13.4
Apr 19 On this day in history gil Langley, cricketer (Australian wicket-keeper 1951-56)
Apr 20 On this day in history polish Army captures Vilno, Lithuania from Soviet Army
Apr 21 Franc [Franklin E] Essed, Suriname agricultural eng, Oper Grasshopper) in the year 1919.
Apr 22 On this day in history donald Cram, US, biochemist (Nobel 1987)
Apr 23 In the year 1919 major leagues open a reduced 140-game season
Apr 25 Heinz Wunderlich, composer on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1919 a Schwassmann discovers asteroid #912 Maritima
Apr 27 Walter Ritchie, sculptor on this day in history.
Apr 28 On this day in history 1st jump with Army Air Corp (rip-cord type) parachute (Les Irvin)
Apr 28 The first jump with Army Air Corp (rip-cord type) parachute (Les Irvin) in the year 1919.
Apr 29 In the year 1919 celeste Holm, NYC, actress (Gentleman's Agreement, All About Eve)
Apr 30 On this day in history henry Wood, England cricket wicket keeper (in 4 Tests 1888-92), dies
Apr 30 Phillies beat Bkln Dodgers 9-0 in 20 innings in the year 1919.
Apr 30 Valeer [Valerius V] van Kerkhove, Flemish writer/producer in the year 1919.
Apr 30 On this day in history world War I peace conference grants German concession in Shantung, China, to Japan, whereupon China leaves the conference.
May 01 In the year 1919 alwyn Farquharson, Scottish clan-captain/large landowner
May 01 On this day in history mount Kelud (Indonesia) erupts, boiling crater lake which broke through crater wall killing 5,000 people in 104 small villages
May 01 On this day in history mount Kelud erupts in Indonesia, killing 5,000 people.
May 02 In the year 1919 1st US air passenger service starts
May 02 On this day in history gustav Landauer, German socialist, dies
May 02 Than Wyenn, NYC, actor (Pete Kelly's Blues) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1919 the first US air passenger service starts