On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Percy Williams, Canadian athlete (Olympic gold 100m / 200m 1928), born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 1982)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Canada Louis St. Laurent (26) weds Jeanne Renault

12th Prime Minister of Canada Louis St. Laurent
12th Prime Minister of Canada
Louis St. Laurent

1908 Highlights

About May 19, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus