On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1919

Historical Events

  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Carl Sandburg (Cornhuskers)

Famous Birthdays

  • Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (d. 2005)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein (40) weds his cousin Elsa Lowenthal (43)

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Ford, English composer, dies at 61
1919 Highlights

About June 2, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 101 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

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