1919 in the United Kingdom

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1919 in the United Kingdom:
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Events from the year 1919 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

1 January: Iolaire sinks.
January: David Kirkwood is detained by police during the Battle of George Square.
6 July: R34 lands at Mineola, New York.

Undated[edit]

Publications[edit]

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Unknown dates[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Nicholson, G. W. L. (1962). Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919: Official History of the Canadian Army in the First World War. Ottawa: Queen's Printer. 
  2. ^ Dyson, F.W.; Eddington, A.S.; Davidson, C.R. (1920). "A Determination of the Deflection of Light by the Sun's Gravitational Field, from Observations Made at the Solar eclipse of May 29, 1919". Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Physical, Mathematical and Engineering Sciences 220 (571-581): 291–333. Bibcode:1920RSPTA.220..291D. doi:10.1098/rsta.1920.0009. 
  3. ^ a b c Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  4. ^ Wainwright, Martin (23 August 2010). "British warships sunk 90 years ago found off Estonian coast". The Guardian. Archived from the original on 26 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-24. 
  5. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 357–358. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  6. ^ "English Division One (old) 1919-1920: Results". statto.com. Retrieved 2012-09-25. 
  7. ^ "History of the Forestry Commission". Forestry Commission. Retrieved 2010-10-22. 
  8. ^ "History of the Club - The birth of Leeds United, 1919". The Mighty Mighty Whites. Retrieved 2012-09-25. 
  9. ^ "Review of 1920-21". The Mighty Mighty Whites. Retrieved 2012-09-25. 
  10. ^ Fox, Seamus (31 August 2008). "November 1919". Chronology of Irish History 1919-1923. Dublin. Retrieved 2012-10-31. 
  11. ^ Beadle, Jeremy; Harrison, Ian. "First two-minute silence". Military. Firsts, Lasts & Onlys. London: Robson. p. 113. ISBN 9781905798063. 
  12. ^ Sykes, Christopher (1984). Nancy: the Life of Lady Astor. Academy Chicago Publishers. ISBN 0-89733-098-6.  The first elected was Constance Markievicz.
  13. ^ Fox, Seamus (31 August 2008). "December 1919". Chronology of Irish History 1919-1923. Dublin. Retrieved 2012-10-31. 
  14. ^ Oliver & Boyd's New Edinburgh Almanac and National Repository for the Year 1921. p. 213. 
  15. ^ EH.Net Encyclopedia: Gold Standard
  16. ^ The History Today Companion to British History. London: Collins & Brown. 1995. p. 392. ISBN 1-85585-178-4. 
  17. ^ "Council housing". Parliament of the United Kingdom. Retrieved 2012-09-25. 
  18. ^ Leavis, Q. D. (1965). Fiction and the Reading Public (rev. ed.). London: Chatto & Windus. 

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