March 1919 in history

March 1919 events chronologically

Mar 1 March 1st Movement begins in Korea under Japanese rule
Mar 2 The first Communist International meets in Moscow
Mar 21 The Hungarian Soviet Republic is established becoming the first Communist government to be formed in Europe after the October Revolution in Russia
Mar 23 In Milan, Italy, Benito Mussolini founds his Fascist political movement

Top 7 most famous people born in March 1919

Mar 2 Jennifer Jones an American Oscar-winning actress during the Hollywood golden years. Jones, who won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in The Song of Bernadette , was also Academy Award-nominated for her performances in four other films. She married three times, most notably to film producer David Selznick
Mar 2 Tamara Toumanova a prominent Russian American prima ballerina and actress. A child of exiles in Paris after the Russian Revolution of 1917, she made her debut at the age of 10 at the children's ballet of the Paris Opera
Mar 17 Nat King Cole an American singer and musician who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. He was widely noted for his soft, baritone voice, which he used to perform in big band and jazz genres
Mar 18 G. E. M. Anscombe Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe, FBA , usually cited as E. Anscombe, was a British analytic philosopher. She wrote on the philosophy of mind, philosophy of action, philosophical logic, philosophy of language, and ethics. She was a prominent figure of analytical Thomism
Mar 19 Lennie Tristano a jazz pianist, composer, arranger and teacher of jazz improvisation. Historically important are the first recorded free group improvisations , his preoccupation with atonality and counterpoint, as well as his early experimentations with recording techniques such as overdubbing. In addition, his work as a jazz educator meant that he exerted a substantial influence on jazz through figures such as Lee Konitz and Warne Marsh
Mar 20 Gerhard Barkhorn the second most successful fighter ace of all time after fellow Luftwaffe pilot Erich Hartmann. Barkhorn joined the Luftwaffe in 1937 and completed his training in 1939
Mar 24 Lawrence Ferlinghetti an American poet, painter, liberal activist, and the co-founder of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. Author of poetry, translations, fiction, theatre, art criticism, and film narration, he is best known for A Coney Island of the Mind , a collection of poems that has been translated into nine languages, with sales of over one million copies

Top 7 most famous people died in March 1919

Mar 10 Leo Jogiches a Marxist revolutionary active in Lithuania, Poland, and Germany.
Mar 14 Roger Atkinson Pryor a newspaper editor and politician in Virginia who became known for his fiery oratory in favor of secession; he was elected both to national and Confederate office, and served as a general for the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. In 1865 he moved to New York City to remake his life, and in 1868 brought up his family. He was among a number of influential southerners in the North who became known as "Confederate carpetbaggers."
Mar 16 Yakov Sverdlov a Bolshevik party leader and chairman of the All-Russian Central Executive Committee.
Mar 17 Kenyon Cox an American painter, illustrator, muralist, writer, and teacher. Cox was an influential and important early instructor at the Art Students League of New York. He was the designer of the League's logo, whose motto is Nulla Dies Sine Linea or No Day Without a Line
Mar 17 Paul von Jankó a Hungarian pianist and engineer.
Mar 24 Aaron Kosminski a suspect in the Jack the Ripper case. In September 2014, author Russell Edwards claimed to have proved Kosminski's guilt using mitochondrial DNA evidence, though this claim has not been published or verified by the peer-review process
Mar 25 Wilhelm Lehmbruck a German sculptor.