On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1919

Historical Events

  • Hungarian communist leader Béla Kun flees to Vienna after the Hungarian Soviet Republic is overthrown by the Romanian Army

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rodin Museum opens in Paris in The hôtel Biron containing works left to the state by the sculptor Auguste Rodin

Sculptor Auguste Rodin
Auguste Rodin

Famous Deaths

  • Dave Gregory, Australian cricketer (Australia's 1st Test captain), dies at 74
1919 Highlights

About August 4, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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