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 This day in History - January 19
374 Historic Events for January 19
1863

Werner Sombart, German fascist (Juden und das Wirtschaftsleben)

Birth
1865

Union occupies Fort Anderson, NC

Event
1865

NV Suriname Bank established

Event
1866

Harry Davenport, NYC, actor/director (Her Unborn Child, My Sin)

Birth
1868

Gustav Meyrink, writer

Birth
1869

Alfred R Zimmerman, mayor (Rotterdam 1906-22)/Dir (League of Nations)

Birth
1871

1st Negro lodge of US Masons approved, New Jersey

Event
1873

Hans E Blaich, writer

Birth
1874

H v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75

Death
1877

Charles Coburn, Savannah Ga, actor (Devil and Miss Jones)

Birth
1878

Henri V Regnault, French physicist/chemist, dies at 67

Death
1879

Marie Koenen, author/wife of Felix Rutten (Wassend Cereal)

Birth
1883

Hermann Abendroth, German conductor

Birth
1884

Albert Louis Wolff, composer

Birth
1884

Jules Massenet's opera "Manon," premieres in Paris

Event
1885

Fred Burnaby, English colonel/balloon pioneer, dies in battle

Death
1885

Battle at Abu Klea Sudan: 800-1000 killed

Event
1886

Aurora Ski Club, 1st in US, founded in Minnesota

Event
1887

Alexander Woollcott, NJ, short story writer (Man Who Came to Dinner)

Birth
1889

Sophie Taeuber/T„uber-Arp, Swiss sculptor/wife of Hans Arp (Dada)

Birth
1892

Olafur Thors, Icelandic PM (6 times, 1942-63)

Birth
1893

Julius Eichberg, composer, dies at 68

Death
1894

Fran‡ois Haverschmidt, Dutch writer, dies at 58

Death
1897

Natacha Rambova, Salt Lake City UT, costume designer

Birth
1897

Ren‚ Victor, Flemish lawyer/knight (Rechtskundig Weekblad)

Birth