July 19 in the history of the Birmingham District:
- 2009: Sister Mary Joseph died.
- 2007: The Red Mountain Theatre Company's production of The Wizard of Oz opened at Virginia Samford Theatre.
- 2003: The Steeldogs lost 57-35 to the Florida Firecats at the BJCC.
- 1997: The Alabama Saints played Mobile in Liberty Park.
- 1973: Willie Mays broke Stan Musial's record for most All-Star nominations.
- 1962: Football player Chris Woods was born in Birmingham.
- 1941: The Tuskegee Airmen began training at Tuskegee Institute's Moton Field.
- 1938: Choral director Chick Allen was born.
- 1921: John M. Harbert was born.
- 1888: Liza Montgomery, 19, became the first person to be buried in the Red Mountain Cemetery.