May 19, 1921 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Congress sharply curbs immigration, setting a national quota system

Birthdays in History

  • Charles van de Reve, slavic (Belief of Kameraden)
  • Karel van het Reve, Dutch Slavist (Comrade's Religion)
  • William H. Stewart, 10th US Surgeon General (1965-69), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2008)