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 This day in History - January 19
374 Historic Events for January 19
1898

Brown defeats Harvard 6-0 in 1st intercollegiate hockey game

Event
1899

[John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer

Birth
1899

Anglo-Egyptian Sudan forms

Event
1902

Heinrich Schmist-Barrien, German author (Moorkeerl)

Birth
1903

1st regular transatlantic radio broadcast between US and England

Event
1903

Alfred Lane Beit, connoisseur

Birth
1903

Erwin Nyiregyh zi, Budapest Hungary, pianist

Birth
1903

New bicycle race "Tour de France" announced

Event
1904

James Winston Watts, developer (Frontal Lobotomy)

Birth
1905

Anne Schumacher Hummert, radio pioneer

Birth
1905

Oveta Culp Hobby, govt official/newspaper publisher/CEO (Houston Post)

Birth
1906

Lanny Ross, Seattle, radio singer (Show Boat, The Swift Show)

Birth
1906

Ish Kabbible, [Merwyn Bogue], Penns, comedian (Kay Kyser's Kollege)

Birth
1906

Gerhart Hauptmann's "Und Pippa Tanzt!," premieres in Berlin

Event
1907

Lillian Harvey, London England, actress (Invitation to the Waltz)

Birth
1909

Eugene Walter's "Easiest Way," premieres in NYC

Event
1910

Willi Schmidt, Germany, director

Birth
1910

Germany and Bolivia ends commerce/friendship treaty

Event
1910

National Institute of Arts and Letters incorporated by Congress

Event
1912

Leonid V Kantorovich, St Petersburg Russia, economist (Nobel)

Birth
1912

Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss and March/Scottish landowner

Birth
1912

Jean G H "Sjeng" Tans, Dutch soc dem chairman (1965-69)

Birth
1913

Raymond Poincar‚ installed as president of France

Event
1913

Phyllis Flowerdew, school Reading text author

Birth
1913

David Emlyn Evans, composer, dies at 69

Death