On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Bushell, British actor (Journey's End, A Night to Remember), born in Kent, England (d. 1997)
  • Sven Thofelt, Swedish pentathlete (Olympic gold 1928)

Famous Deaths

  • Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851)
1904 Highlights

About May 19, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus