On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1902

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Guy Lombardo, Canadian-American orchestra leader (Auld Lang Syne), born in London, Ontario, Canada (d. 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • John Dalberg baron van Acton, English historian “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely” , dies at 69