On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ilse Pausin, Austrian figure skating pairs (Olympic silver 1936)
  • Jock Mahoney [Jacques Joseph O'Mahoney], American actor and stuntman (Dallas, Yancy Derringer, Day of Fury), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • William Halford, American naval officer and Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1841)