May 14, 1919 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical In hac tanta

Birthdays in History

  • Heloise Bowles, columnist Heloise's mother (Hints from Heloise)
  • John Hope, American meteorologist (d. 2002)
  • Maarten Vrolijk, Dutch soc-dem party minister (CRM 1965-66)
  • Solange Chaput-Rolland, French-Canadian journalist and politician (d. 2001)

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Henry John Heinz, founder of the H. J. Heinz Company, dies at 74

Founder of Heinz Henry John Heinz
Founder of Heinz
Henry John Heinz