On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1948

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Grace Jones, Jamacian singer/actress (Vamp, A View to a Kill), born in Spanish Town, St. Catherine
  • Jean-Pierre Haignere, French cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-17)
  • Tom Scott, American saxophonist and composer (L.A. Express, The Blues Brothers) born in Los Angeles, California