On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1919

Historical Events

  • American Meteorological Society found

Famous Birthdays

  • Benedict Freedman, novelist and mathematician (Mrs Mike), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)

Famous Weddings

Cole Porter

Composer and songwriter Cole Porter (28) weds socialite Linda Lee Thomas (36)

1919 Highlights

About December 19, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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