On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1919

Historical Events

  • Assent is given to an Act to amend the Canadian Currency Act, 1910
  • Finland declares war on bolsheviks
  • The Republic of Prekmurje ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Pringle, British air marshal, born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • Lord Carrington [Peter Carington, 6th Baron Carrington], British conservative politician, former British Foreign Secretary (1979-82) and NATO Secretary General (1984-8), born in Chelsea, London (d. 2018)
1919 Highlights

About June 6, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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