Historical Events on January 1, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 5th Rose Bowl: Great Lakes - US Navy beats Mare Island - USMC 17-0
  • Belorussian SSR established

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Edsel Ford succeeds his father, Henry Ford, as president of the Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company Founder Henry Ford
Ford Motor Company Founder
Henry Ford