Historical Events In 1919
Saturday, 07 December 2019
May 03 On this day in history afghánistán Emir Amanoellah begins war against Great Britain
May 03 Afghanistan Emir Amanoellah begins war against Great Britain in the year 1919.
May 03 America's first passenger flight (New York-Atlantic City) in the year 1919.
May 03 Betty Comden, Bkln, song writer (Comden & Green-Bells are Ringing) on this day in history.
May 04 1st legal Sunday baseball game in NYC (Phillies beat Giants 4-3) in the year 1919.
May 04 On this day in history dimiter Petkov, composer
May 04 On this day in history fVC soccer team forms
May 05 George London, Montreal Canada, bass-baritone (Monterone-Rigoleto) in the year 1919.
May 06 In the year 1919 frank Ereaut, Balliff of Jersey
May 06 On this day in history frank Lyman Baum, author (Wizard of Oz), dies at 62
May 06 Paris Peace Conference disposes of German colonies; Ger E Africa is assigned to Britain & France, German SW Africa to South Africa on this day in history.
May 06 Paris Peace Conference disposes of German colonies; German East Africa is assigned to Britain & France, German Southwest Africa to South Africa in the year 1919.
May 07 On this day in history eva (Evita) Peron-Duarte, Argentina, 1st lady/actress
May 07 In the year 1919 the birth of Marie Peron, Argentinian on who 'Evita' was based
May 08 In the year 1919 1st transatlantic flight take-off by a navy seaplane
May 08 On this day in history appingedam soccer team forms
May 08 On this day in history sultan Ismail Hajibeyov, composer
May 09 In the year 1919 arthur English, comedian/actor (Malachi's Cove)
May 10 45th Kentucky Derby: Johnny Loftus aboard Sir Barton wins in 2:09.8 on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history race riot in Charleston SC, 2 blacks killed
May 11 Cincinnati Reds Hod Eller no-hits St Louis Cards, 6-0 on this day in history.
May 12 Yanks & Senators play 2nd straight extra inning tie, 4-4 in 15 on this day in history.
May 14 45th Preakness: Johnny Loftus aboard Sir Barton wins in 1:53 in the year 1919.
May 14 In the year 1919 heloise Bowles, columnist Heloise's mother (Hints from Heloise)
May 15 In the year 1919 bkln Dodgers score 10 runs in 13th to beat Reds 10-0
May 15 Charles Palmer, cricketer (one Test 1955, later MCC president) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1919 liberace, West Allis WI, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman)
May 17 In the year 1919 bohumil Pazdirek, composer, dies at 80
May 17 In the year 1919 war Department (UK) orders use of National Star Insignia on all airplanes.
May 18 In the year 1919 margot Fonteyn, Surrey England, prima ballerina (Giselle)
May 19 Betty Jameson, Norman OK, LPGA golfer (1947 US Women's Open) in the year 1919.
May 19 On this day in history mustafa Kemal AtatÃ¼rk lands at Samsun on the Anatolian Black Sea coast, initiating what was later termed the Turkish War of Independence. The anniversary of this event is the official date of commemoration of the Pontic Greek Genocide in Greece and Cyprus.
May 20 In the year 1919 george Gobel, Chicago Ill, comedian/TV personality (I Love My Wife)
May 20 Jacob Verdam, philosopher, dies in the year 1919.