On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • A. J. Cronin, Scottish writer (Citadel, Shining Victory), born in Cardross (d. 1981)

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham H. Cannon, American Mormon apostle (b. 1859)
1896 Highlights

About July 19, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years and 9 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer