On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ernest Hausen of Wisconsin sets chicken-plucking record of 4.4 sec

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPhil Everly

Phil Everly, American singer and half of the rock and roll duo "The Everly Brothers" (Bye Bye Love, Wake Up Little Susie), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2014)

Singer Phil Everly
Singer
Phil Everly

Famous Deaths

  • Cliff Heathcote, American baseball player (b. 1898)