What Happened on August 19, 1919

Historical Events

  • After nearly 100 years of British control, Afghanistan declares itself independent

Famous Birthdays

Malcolm Forbes (1919-1990)

American publisher of Forbes Magazine, born in Brooklyn, New York

Born in 1919
1919 Highlights

About August 19, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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