On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Baxter, American actor (Big Town Girl, Rags to Riches), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1976)
  • Mikhail Chulaki, Soviet composer, born in Simferopol, Crimea (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Dietrich, German composer and conductor, dies at 79
1908 Highlights

About November 19, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio