Wednesday 19 May 1909
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 19, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicholas Winton and Bruce Bennett.
The Intruder, directed by Jack Brame, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 May 1909 ?
- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
- Theophilus of Corte
- Peter Celestine
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
- Nicholas Winton: British humanitarian and Supercentenarian who organized the rescue of 669 children, most of them Jewish, from Czechoslovakia on the eve of the Second World War in an operation later known as the Czech Kindertransport (German for children transport).
- Fred Perry: Athlete.
- Bruce Bennett: Tacoma, Washington -- Actor (Before I Hang, Sahara).
- Schlomo Joffe: composer.
- Sir Nicholas Winton: British wartime humanitarian.