On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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