Historical Events on May 19, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Firedamp" explodes in Mather Pa coal mine killing 195 of 273 miners
  • 51 frogs enter 1st annual "Frog Jumping Jubilee" (Angel's Camp, Cal)
  • 54th Kentucky Derby: Chick Lang aboard Reigh Count wins in 2:10.4