On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Fausto Coppi, Italian cyclist (Giro d'Italia 1940, 47, 49, 52-53; Tour de France 1949, 52; World Championship gold Individual pursuit 1947, road race 1953), born in Castellania, Italy (d. 1960)
  • Nelson Gidding, American screenwriter ( The Andromeda Strain), born in New York (d. 2004)
1919 Highlights

About September 15, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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