World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - June 19
403 Historic Events for June 19
1914

Lester Flatt, Earl Scrugg's partner (Beverly Hillbillies theme)

Birth
1914

Morgan Morgan-Giles, Brits Lt admiral/MP

Birth
1914

Alan Cranston, (Sen-D-CA, 1969- )

Birth
1914

54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club

Event
1914

Harry Lauter, White Plains NY, actor (Waterfront)

Birth
1915

Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58

Death
1916

Pat Buttram, actor (Mr Haney-Green Acres)

Birth
1917

After WW I King George V ordered members of British royal family to dispense with German titles and surnames, they take the name Windsor

Event
1917

Joshua Nkomo, Zimbabwan minister (ZAPUA)

Birth
1918

Evelle Jansen Younger, prosecutor (Charles Manson, Sirhan Sirhan)

Birth
1919

Pauline Kael, movie critic (NY Times, For Keeps)

Birth
1919

Louis Jourdan, Marseilles France, actor (Gigi, Can-Can, Madame Bovary)

Birth
1921

Ram¢n L¢pez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33

Death
1921

Census in Great-Britain

Event
1921

Herman Berserik, Dutch painter/graphic artist

Birth
1921

Turk and Christian of Palestine sign a friendship treaty against Jews

Event
1921

Allan Davis, (mayor-London)

Birth
1921

Howell T Heflin, (Sen-D-Alabama, 1979- )

Birth
1921

Rosalyn Yalow, famed award winning medical physicist

Birth
1922

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 5000m (14:28.2)

Event
1922

Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer, dies at 71

Death
1922

Aage Neals Bohr, Denmark, physicist/study atomic nucleus (Nobel 1975)

Birth
1923

Baldwin-Mellon-agreement concerning Britain entering the war

Event
1923

"Moon Mullins," Comic Strip, debuts

Event
1924

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 1500m (3:52.6)

Event