What Happened on July 19, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Following Peace Day celebrations marking the end of World War I, ex-servicemen rioted and burnt down Luton Town Hall.

Famous Birthdays

  • Patricia Medina, British actress (The Three Musketeers, High-Low), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2012)
  • Robert Pinget, French novelist (The Interrogation) and playwright, born in Geneva (d. 1997)