What Happened on October 18, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Beatty is created 1st Earl Beatty, Viscount Borodale, and Baron Beatty of the North Sea and Brooksby

British Admiral of the Fleet David Beatty
British Admiral of the Fleet
David Beatty

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita O'Day (born Anita Belle Colton), jazz singer , born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Camilla Williams, Danville, Virginia, operatic soprano, (d. 2012)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Pierre Trudeau, 15th Canadian Prime Minister (Liberal: 1968-79, 1980-84), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2000)

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau
  • Ric Nordman, Canadian politician (d. 1996)