On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Shibicky, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2005)
  • Go Seigen [Wu Qingyuan], Chinese-born Japanese Go master considered the greatest Go player in the 20th century, born in Minhou County, Fujian, Republic of China (d. 2014)
  • Max Perutz, Austrian-born molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (d. 2002)
1914 Highlights

About May 19, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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