On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis: 1895 title holder Juliette Atkinson beats defending champion Elisabeth Moore 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3
  • Wee Willie Keeler's 44 game hitting streak ends

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMoe Howard

Moe Howard [Moses Horowitz], American actor and comedian (The 3 Stooges), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1975)

Comedian Moe Howard
Moe Howard