"a hundred years ago, was peace finally put into writing after the misery of world war trenches. Nevertheless, it was in 1919, far from being spared from death and concern – and the harsh peace of Versailles would ultimately pave the way for something even worse."
"But far from everyone is happy."
"the Agreement is very hard against the losers. Germany may take on all krigsskuld, have to surrender the lands and colonies, the prohibition to build up his army again and on a huge war indemnity."
"In Sweden, introduced in 1919, people of all, the working hours reduced to eight hours a day, six days a week, and the singer Evert Taube passed through."
"Later the same year he gets a bout of the continued rampaging Spanish flu, but survives. The same epidemic affecting several of ishockeyspelarna in the Stanley Cup finals between the Montreal Canadiens and the Seattle Metropolitans. The worst is the Montréalbacken Joe Hall dying on 5 april. The finals will be interrupted and played never clear."
"Also in 1919, the year final in the us baseball, go to the history of the completely wrong reasons. Chicago White Sox lose to the Cincinnati Reds after a number of poor individual performance. In the following year confirmed that eight Chicago players had settled with the intention, including averages "
"In the british government of India enacts the authorities during the time the new terrorist laws are to exist in order to come to grips with the growing civil disobedience as advocated by the självständighetsaktivisten mahatma Gandhi."
"With the help of the laws orders the brigadier-general Reginald Dyer his soldiers to open fire on a demonstration in Amritsar on 13 april 1919."
"It will be a bloodbath."
"Officially killed 379 men, women and children – likely many more – in a massacre that has since become a symbol of kolonialmakternas the excessive use of force."
"Elaine in Arkansas in the united states becomes in its turn a symbol of racist violence. At the end of september–October 1919 killed at least 100 people, maybe up to 800, in pure pogrom since the participants in a fackmöte for the black farm workers accused of planning murder and mayhem."
"Even in Europe, it is far from quiet. In Berlin, executed communist leaders Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht in an unsuccessful coup attempt."
"In Russia, the raging civil war, and the TT's Brysselkorrespondents grandmother's mother Dagmar flees to Finland over the ice with the help of smugglers."
"Granny himself fled as a six year old already the year before, together with her grandmother, then also the leksakshunden Pum been carefully examined by a female border guard."
"Her aunt continues to seek is a nurse and choose to stay with their patients in Petrograd. First, in the 1960s, released she out of the country again – to die."
"But it is a different story."
"prime minister of Sweden: Nils Edén (Liberal coalition party)."
"the Swedish champion in soccer: the Player after the 4-1 in the final against Djurgardens IF at Stockholms stadion on October 19."
"the nobel prize in literature: the swiss poet Carl Spitteler (1845-1924),"
"the Best movies: Oscarspriserna began to be awarded first in 1929, but among the year's most memorable films are the Swedish"
"the Musician born 1919: among others, Nat King Cole and Pete Seeger."
"Sources: imdb.com, nobelprize.org, svd.see"