On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1905

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The steamer "Hilda" sinks in the English Channel (100 people drown)

Famous Birthdays

  • Tommy Dorsey, US trombonist and big band leader (Opus No. 1; I'll Never Smile Again), born in Mahanoy Plane, Pennsylvania (d. 1956)