On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Start of the 1st Victory Test Cricket between England & Aust Services

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPete Townshend

Peter Townshend, English rock guitarist, vocalist and composer (The Who-Tommy), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Philipp Bouhler, German nazi leader (b. 1889)