On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Baker, British Mathematician and winner of the Fields Medal (1970) for his work on transcendental number theory, born in London, England
  • Bobby Richardson, SC, 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)
  • F Story Musgrave, MD/astronaut (STS 6, 51-F, 33, 44, 61, 80), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

French singer Édith Piaf (19) weds Andrew Johnseppe in Belleville, Paris

Singer Edith Piaf
Edith Piaf