On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • David Seville [Ross Bagdasarian], (Alvin & Chipmunks), born in Fresno, California
  • H D Halsey, Bishop of Carlisle
  • Nina Milkina, Russian British pianist, born in Moscow (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Endre Ady, Hungarian lyric poet (Még egyzer, Uj versek), dies from complications related to alcoholism at 41
1919 Highlights

About January 27, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius