What Happened on January 31, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The Battle of George Square takes place in Glasgow, Scotland: troops deployed against protesters for fear of a Bolshevik uprising

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jackie Robinson, Ga, 1st African American major league baseball player (Dodgers)

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • Robert Lowry, Baron Lowry. Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland and a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary.

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79