On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1943

Historical Events

  • Berlin is declared "Judenrien" (free of Jews)
  • Churchill pledges Britain's full support to US against Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Kristjan Raud, Estonian painter and one of the founders of the Estonian National Museum, dies at 77
1943 Highlights

About May 19, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus