On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur R. von Hippel, German physicist (pioneer in the study of dielectrics, ferromagnetic and ferroelectric materials, and semiconductors and was a codeveloper of radar during World War II), born in Rostock, Germany (d. 2003)
1898 Highlights

About November 19, 1898

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio