What Happened on January 18, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Bentley Motors Limited is founded

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Composer and musician Ignacy Jan Paderewski becomes Polish Prime Minister

Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski
  • The Paris peace conference (aka the Versailles peace conference) opens to draw up the treaties formally ending the Great War (WWI)

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan Antonio Orrego-Salas, composer, born in Santiago, Chile

Famous Deaths

  • Prince John of the United Kingdom, youngest son of English king George V, dies at 13