What Happened on October 9, 1919

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: Cincinnati Reds beat Chicago White Sox, 10-5 at Comiskey Park for a 5-3 series victory; due to 'Black Sox Scandal' last WS to take place without a Commissioner of Baseball in place

Famous Birthdays

  • Irmgard Seefried, German soprano, born Köngetried, Bavaria (d. 1988)
  • Rezső Sugár, Hungarian composer (Savonarola), and pedagogue, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1988)
Born in 1919
1919 Highlights

About October 9, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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