March 1919 calendar

March 1919

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 1919.
The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on March 1919: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1919?


  • 01 Mar 1919 Demonstrations for Korean independence from Japan begin.
  • 02 Mar 1919 The first Communist International meets in Moscow.
  • 03 Mar 1919 1st international air mail service from US, Seattle-Victoria, BC
  • 04 Mar 1919 Communist International (“Comintern”) founded.
  • 05 Mar 1919 A. Mitchell Palmer becomes Attorney General of the United States through recess appointment.
  • 06 Mar 1919 NHL Championship: Montreal Canadiens beat Ottawa Senators, three games to one with one tie.
  • 09 Mar 1919 The Egyptian Revolution of 1919 breaks out.
  • 11 Mar 1919 General strike in Germany, crushed.
  • 12 Mar 1919 Austrian National Meeting affirms Anschluss (incorporate into Germany).
  • 15 Mar 1919 American Legion forms (Paris France).
  • 17 Mar 1919 Dutch steel workers strike for 8 hour day and minimum wages.
  • 18 Mar 1919 Order of DeMolay is established in Kansas City.
  • 21 Mar 1919 The Hungarian Soviet Republic is established becoming the first Communist government to be formed in Europe after the October Revolution in Russia.
  • 23 Mar 1919 Bashkir ASSR, in RSFSR, constituted.
  • 29 Mar 1919 Stanley Cup: MontrTal (NHL) and Seattle (PCHA) win two games each with one tie; 1919 Stanley Cup not awarded due to flu epidemic.
  • 31 Mar 1919 Strike against Ruhrgebied government of Scheidemann.

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in March 1919?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Don't Cry, Little Gril, Don't Cry
  2. - Would You Rather be a Colonel with an Eagle on Your Shoulder or a Private with a Chicken on Your Kne
  3. - Goodbye, France
  4. - Goodbye, France
  5. - Rose of No Man's Land


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Test of Honor

The Test of Honor

Release year: 1919

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: John Barrymore, Constance Binney, Marcia Manon, Robert Schable

Johnny Get Your Gun

Johnny Get Your Gun

Release year: 1919

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Fred Stone, Mary Anderson, Casson Ferguson, James Cruze

Peer Gynt

Peer Gynt

Release year: 1919

Directed by: Victor Barnowsky

Starring: Heinz Salfner, Ilka Grüning, Lina Lossen, Hans Sternberg