October 19, 1901 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March" premieres in Liverpool
  • Santos-Dumont proves airship manoeuverable by circling Eiffel Tower

Birthdays in History

  • Arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross)

Deaths in History

  • Carl Frederik Tietgen, Danish financier and industrialist (b. 1829)