On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • (Alexander) "Sandy" Wilson, British theatrical composer and lyricist (The Boy Friend; Divorce Me, Darling!), born in Sale, Cheshire, England (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Zulch, cricketer (South African batsman scored 2 Test centuries), dies
1924 Highlights

About May 19, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus