On This Day

June 19, 1921 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Census held in Great Britain
  • Turks and Christians of Palestine sign a friendship treaty against Jews

Birthdays in History

  • Allan Davis, London mayor (1985-86), born in London (d. 1994)
  • Herman Berserik, Dutch painter and graphic artist
  • Howell Heflin, American politician (Sen-D-Alabama, 1979-97), born in Poulan, Georgia (d. 2005)

Deaths in History

  • Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33