On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1919

Historical Events

  • Montenegrin guerrilla fighters rebel, but fail to prevent Serbia's annexation of Montenegro
  • The Industrial and Commercial Workers' Union of South Africa is founded, led by Clements Kadalie

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Ware Eliot, American industrialist, philanthropist and the father of T. S. Eliot, dies at 75
1919 Highlights

About January 7, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 103 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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