On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1919

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Queen Wilhelmina opens 1st Air Fair in Amsterdam

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Stanley Middleton, British novelist (Holiday, Three Wise Men), born in Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 2009)
1919 Highlights

About August 1, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo