Monday May 19, 1919: on this day

May 19, 1919 was the 139th day of the year 1919, under the sign of Taurus and the day of the week was Monday.

Is May 19, 1919 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on May 19, 1919, who was born and died on May 19, 1919, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 19, 1919, which were the most popular songs (ex. Calling Me Home to You by John McCormack), movies (e.g. True Heart Susie, directed by D.W. Griffith), TV series books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 19th, 1919 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was May 19, 1919?

May 19, 1919 was a Monday and it was the 139th day of the year 1919 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 19, 1919 can also be written as 5/19/1919 in the US and as 19/5/1919 in UK and Europe.


May 19, 1919: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 19, 1919:

  • Mustafa kemal ataturk lands at samsun on the anatolian black sea coast, initiating what is later termed the turkish war of independence.

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May 19, 1919: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 19th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 19, 1919: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 19, 1919 is Goat and the associated element is Earth.

Discover the Goat personality and how the Earth Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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Discover the planets positions on May 19th, 1919 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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May 19, 1919: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 19, 1919 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 19, 1919 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 19, 1919 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 73% full, rising at 11:16 pm and setting at 10:17 am.

The previous full moon was on May 15, 1919 while the next full moon would come on Jun 13, 1919.

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Who was born on May 19, 1919?

Famous people born on May 19, 1919:

  • Mitja Ribičič

    Italian-slovenian soldier and politician, 25th prime minister of yugoslavia (d. 2013).

  • Georgie Auld

    Canadian-american clarinet player and bandleader, saxophonist (d. 1990).

  • Suzanne Auboiroux

    Limoges executives.

  • Joel Fleury

    France sport champion.

  • Margot Fonteyn


  • Hermann Eppenhoff
  • Giorgio Fuà
  • Francesco Rossi
  • Sonny Boswell
  • Arvid Andersson
  • Dory Funk

Whose famous birthday is on May 19th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 19th:

  • Grace Jones
    Grace Jones

    Grace jones is a jamaican-american singer, actress, and model known for her distinctive voice, androgynous style, and hits like 'pull up to...

  • André the Giant
    André the Giant

    André the giant was a french professional wrestler and actor, known for his enormous size and strength.

  • Pete Townshend
    Pete Townshend

    British musician, founder of "the who", rock band.

  • Jon Kortajarena
    Jon Kortajarena

    Jon kortajarena is a spanish model known for his work with major fashion brands and his appearances in high-profile fashion shows and...

  • Nora Ephron
    Nora Ephron

    American director, producer, screenwriter and novelist.

  • Kevin Garnett
    Kevin Garnett

    Nba forward (minnesota timberwolves).

  • Kyle Eastwood
    Kyle Eastwood

    American singer-bass player and actor.

  • Nancy Kwan
    Nancy Kwan

    Hong kong-american actress and makeup artist.

  • Michele Placido
    Michele Placido

    Foggia, italy -- actor (la lupa, poliziotti).

  • Jesse Peretz
    Jesse Peretz

    American filmmaker, seen in "first love, last rites," which was released in june 1998.

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May 19, 1919: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 104 years 11 months old,

or 1259 months and 3 days old,

or 5475 weeks

or 38325 days old,

if you were born on May 19, 1919.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 19, 1919?

There are 27 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday May 19th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 19, 1919?

You belong to the Greatest Generation if you were born on May 19, 1919.


May 19, 1919: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 19, 1919:

  • Georges Lafenestre
  • Sven Olsson

What famous deaths happened on May 19th?

Famous deaths on May 19th:

  • Alan Young
    Alan Young

    Alan young was a canadian-american actor best known for his role as wilbur post in the television series mister ed.

  • Ronald Colman
    Ronald Colman

    British-american actor.

  • Henry Corden
    Henry Corden

    American actor and voice artist (born in 1921).

  • Maymuna Ali

    Legendary female boxer and daughter of Muhammad Ali.

  • Nathanyal Hawthorne

    Renowned American novelist and short story writer.

  • Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

    Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and served as First Lady from 1961...

  • Jaclyne Bouvier Kennedy

    Wife of President John F. Kennedy and known for her style and grace.

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May 19, 1919: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 19, 1919:

  • 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
  • Pudentiana
  • Emiliana
  • Ives
  • Peter Celestine
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
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May 19, 1919: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 19, 1919 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 19th and May 25th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 19, 1919: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 19, 1919 was Calling Me Home to You by John McCormack, according to the music chart for the week May 19th and May 25th.

May 19, 1919: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 19, 1919 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 19th and May 25th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Calling Me Home to You

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May 19, 1919: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 19, 1919 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

True Heart Susie

True Heart Susie

Release year: 1919

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Robert Harron, Wilbur Higby, Loyola O'Connor

Country: United States of America

Different from the Others

Different from the Others

Release year: 1919

Directed by: Richard Oswald

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Leo Connard, Ilse von Tasso-Lind, Alexandra Willegh

Country: United States of America

The Busher

The Busher

Release year: 1919

Directed by: Jerome Storm

Starring: Charles Ray, Colleen Moore, John Gilbert, Jay Morley

The Red Lantern

The Red Lantern

Release year: 1919

Directed by: Albert Capellani

Starring: Alla Nazimova, Noah Beery, Charles Bryant, Edward Connelly

Yankee Doodle in Berlin

Yankee Doodle in Berlin

Release year: 1919

Directed by: F. Richard Jones

Starring: Bothwell Browne, Ford Sterling, Malcolm St. Clair, Bert Roach


Who was the US President on May 19, 1919?

On May 19, 1919 the US President was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 19, 1919?

On May 19, 1919 the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on May 19, 1919?

On May 19, 1919 the Pope was Benedict XV.


What is special about May 19th?

May 19th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 19th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 19th, such as:

  • 2019 - A bus transporting south african nationals was struck by an explosion near giza's grand egyptian museum, egypt. at least 14 people were injured.
  • 2018 - Russian military intervention in ukraine: ukraine’s joint forces operation reports that russian-led militants attacked ukrainian troops in donbas 43 times in the last 24 hours. they used artillery systems, 120mm mortars, and 82mm mortars ten times each, but there were no casualties among ukrainian servicemen. two militants have been killed and three more are injured, according to intelligence data.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan: at least 11 people are killed by a roadside bomb in logar province.

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What happened in 1919?

1919 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Rhineland Republic forms in Wiesbaden
  • 1st class postage drops from 3 cents to 2 cents
  • Scheveningen soccer team forms in Scheveningen

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What was the calendar for May 1919?

May 1919 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1919 calendar looked like.

Monday May 19, 1919