On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1919

Historical Events

Signing of the Treaty of Versailles

US Senate rejects the Treaty of Versailles by a vote of 55 to 39; Congress two years later approves resolution ending hostilities with Germany and Austria-Hungary

Famous Birthdays

  • Angus "Alan" Young, British actor and voice actor (Mister Ed, Scrooge McDuck), born in North Shields, England (d. 2016)
1919 Highlights

About November 19, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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