What Happened on July 19, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Under pressure from the Japanese, the Emperor of Korea abdicates in favor of his son, a figurehead

Famous Birthdays

  • Gunter Bialas, composer
  • Isabel Jewell, American actress (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Hector H Malot, French lawyer/author (Alone in the World), dies at 77