On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1919

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEdmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary, Explorer and Mountaineer (1st to scale Mt Everest with Tenzing Norgay), born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 2008)

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary

1919 Highlights

About July 20, 1919

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer