Historical Events In 1919
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
May 20 Volcano Keluit on Java, erupts killing 550 in the year 1919.
May 21 In the year 1919 lord Maxwell, senator/prof (college of Justice Scotland)
May 21 Victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French ship's doctor/writer, dies in the year 1919.
May 22 In the year 1919 paul Vanden Boeynants, premier Belgium (1966-68, 1978-79)
May 23 Betty Garrett, St Joseph Mo, actress (Irene-All in the Family) on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1919 amado Nervo, [Juan C Ruiz de Nervo], Mexican poet, dies at 48
May 25 On this day in history casey Stengel releases a sparrow from under his baseball cap
May 25 On this day in history gino Negri, composer
May 25 Madame C J Walker, wealthy cosmetics manufacturer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1919 jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger)
May 27 In the year 1919 1st transatlantic flight ends; US Navy flying boat takes 11 days
May 27 Charles Strite patents pop-up toaster in the year 1919.
May 27 In the year 1919 kam Fong, Honolulu Hawaii, actor (Hawaii Five-0)
May 27 In the year 1919 navy NC-4 completes trans-Atlantic flight from Newfoundland to Lisbon, Portugal
May 27 The fist transatlantic flight ends; US Navy flying boat takes 11 days in the year 1919.
May 28 In the year 1919 armenia declares it's Independence
May 29 On this day in history charles Strite files patent for the pop-up toaster
May 29 In the year 1919 charles Strite patents pop-up toaster
May 29 Einstein's light-bending prediction confirmed by Arthur Eddington in the year 1919.
May 29 On this day in history einstein's theories given a practical test during an eclipse
May 30 On this day in history lord John WS Raleigh, British physicist (Nobel 1904), dies
May 31 In the year 1919 1st wedding held in an aircraft (over Houston, Texas)
May 31 Chet Gierlach, music publisher/composer in the year 1919.
May 31 First wedding held in an aircraft (over Houston TX) in the year 1919.
May 31 NC-4 aircraft commanded by AC Read completes first crossing of Atlantic in the year 1919.
May 31 NC-4's transatlantic flight ends at Plymouth, England in the year 1919.
Jun 01 In the year 1919 boris Lazarevich Klyuzner, composer
Jun 01 In the year 1919 rhineland Republic forms in Wiesbaden
Jun 02 Pulitzer prize awarded to Carl Sandburg (Cornhuskers) on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history liberty Life Insurance Co (Chicago) organized by blacks
Jun 04 In the year 1919 senate passes Women's Suffrage bill
Jun 04 In the year 1919 uS marines invade Costa Rica
Jun 05 Akeo Watanabe, Tokyo Japan, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1956-68) on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history assent is given to an Act to amend the Canadian Currency Act, 1910