November 1919 calendar

November 1919

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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 November 1919: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1919?


  • 01 Nov 1919 The Coal Strike of 1919 begins. The United Mine Workers under John L. Lewis announce a strike for November 1, 1919. Final agreement comes on December 10.
  • 07 Nov 1919 US police raid offices of Union of Russian Workers
  • 09 Nov 1919 Felix the Cat appears in Feline Follies, marking the first cartoon character to become popular.
  • 11 Nov 1919 Pope Benedictus XV states Roman Catholics political / business views
  • 12 Nov 1919 Ross and Keith Smith start a 1 month flight from London to Australia
  • 14 Nov 1919 Red Army captures Omsk, Siberia
  • 16 Nov 1919 After Entente pressure Romanian forces withdraw from Budapest and let Admiral Horthy to march in.
  • 19 Nov 1919 US Senate rejects (55-39) Treaty of Versailles and League of Nations.
  • 22 Nov 1919 15,000 men are cremated at Domela Newenhouse, Amsterdam
  • 27 Nov 1919 Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine: Allies and Bulgaria
  • 28 Nov 1919 US-born Lady Astor elected first female member of British Parliament.
  • 30 Nov 1919 Health officials declare that the global Spanish Flu pandemic has ended.
  • 11 Nov 1919 The Industrial Workers of the World attack an Armistice Day parade in Centralia, Washington, ultimately resulting in the deaths of five people.
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Music charts

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

  1. - Breeze (Blow My Baby Back to Me)
  2. - Mandy
  3. - Dear Heart
  4. - Yearning
  5. - You Can't Get Lovin' Where There Ain't No Love


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?