Wednesday 2 July 1919US date format: 7/2/1919, UK date format: 2/7/1919
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 2, 1919). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Henri Génès and Albert Batteux.
The Lost Battalion, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Which were the important events of 2 July 1919 ?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- Henri Génès
- Albert Batteux: French soccer player for Stade de Reims from 1937 until 1950 when he turned his attention to coaching.
- Johnny Bradford: Long Branch, New Jersey -- Actor (Ransom Sherman Show).
- Jean Craighead George: American writer.
- Yves Le Hir: Gouesnou Writer.
- Jean George: American author (d. 2012).
- Syrian National Congress in Damascus. Arab nationalist announce independence.