On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1919

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • American Legion incorporated by an act of US Congress
  • Dutch Ruether beats Giants 4-3 to clinch Cincinnati 1st NL pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Russell, American singer (Andy & Della Russell Show), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1992)
  • Laurence J. Peter, Canadian author (Peter Princible), born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (d. 1990)
  • Milan Hara┼íta, Czech composer, born in Brno, Moravia Czechoslovakia (d. 1946)