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 This day in History - March 19
399 Historic Events for March 19
1866

Immigrant ship Monarch of the Seas sinks in Liverpool; 738 die

Event
1869

Guillaume Nerenburger, Belgian general (triangulatie), dies at 64

Death
1870

The opera "Guarany," premieres in Milan

Event
1871

Joseph McGinnity, Rock Island Ill, baseball pitcher (NY Giants)

Birth
1871

Schofield Haigh, cricketer ("Sunshine of the Yorkshire 11")

Birth
1872

Sergei Diaghilev, Gruzino Novgorod Russia, ballet director

Birth
1873

Max Reger, Brand Bavaria, composer/pianist/prof (Leipzig Univ)

Birth
1874

Arthur Hoyt, Georgetown CO, actor (Gold Dust Gertie, Goldie Get Along)

Birth
1876

Jozef Stefani, composer, dies at 75

Death
1877

Australia beat England by 45 runs in very 1st Test match

Event
1879

Joseph Haas, German (opera)composer (Tobias Wunderlich)

Birth
1882

Gaston Lachaise, US sculptor (Standing Woman)

Birth
1883

Josef Matthais Hauer, composer

Birth
1883

Joseph W Stilwell, US general (China)

Birth
1883

Jan Matzeliger invents 1st machine to manufacture entire shoes

Event
1884

Alfonse Charles Renaud de Vilback, composer, dies at 54

Death
1885

Louis Riel returns to Canada, proclaims provisional govt, Sask

Event
1888

Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus)

Birth
1889

Manoel II, last king of Portugal (1908-10)

Birth
1891

Earl Warren, Ca, (Gov-R-Ca)/14th supreme court chief justice (1953-69)

Birth
1892

3 brothers Hearne play in same Test Cricket Eng v SA (Cape Town)

Event
1892

Robert Denzler, composer

Birth
1892

Siegfried T Bok, neurobiologist/anatomist (Cybernetica)

Birth
1893

Karel Komzak, composer, dies at 69

Death
1894

Jackie "Moms" Mabley, Brevard SC, comedienne (Merv Griffin Show)

Birth