On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward L. Feightner, American rear-admiral (WW II-Santa Cruz Islands), born in Lima, Ohio
  • Joseph de Pasquale, American violist (Boston Symphony, 1949-64: Philadelphia Orchestra, 1964-96), and educator (Curtis Institute, 1965-2015), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm von Siemens, German industrial/son of Werner, dies
1919 Highlights

About October 14, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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