What Happened on October 2, 1919

Historical Events

  • 1st edition "Volkskrant" (People's newspaper) published in Neth

Historic Event

US President Woodrow Wilson has a stroke, leaving him partially paralyzed

Famous Birthdays

  • Shirley Clarke, American film director, born in NYC, New York (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Halliwell, South African cricket wicketkeeper (8 Tests), dies at 55
1919 Highlights

About October 2, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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