On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Cairns "Spike" Hughes, British jazz double bassist and composer (Elegy), born in London (d. 1987)
  • [Nils] Geirr Tveitt, Norwegian classical pianist and composer, born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1981)
1908 Highlights

About October 19, 1908

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra