What Happened on August 19, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 46th U.S. Women's National Championship: Helen Jacobs beats Carolin Babcock Stark (6-2, 6-2)

Famous Birthdays

  • John James Fenwick, English warehouse owner/multi-millionaire
  • Thomas P. Salmon, 75th Governor of Vermont

Famous Deaths

  • Banharn Silpa-archa, Prime Minister of Thailand (1995-96), born in Suphanburi, Thailand (d. 2016)