On This Day

January 19, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Barend J du Plessis, South African minister of Finance (1984- )
  • Paolo Borsellino, Italian magistrate (d. 1992)

Deaths in History

  • William E. Borah, American lawyer and politician (Republican U.S. Senator from Idaho), dies at 74