Historical Events Happened In January - 20
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
1870 Guillaume Jean Joseph Nicolas Lekeu, composer on January - 20.
1872 On January - 20 california Stock Exchange Board organized
1872 On January - 20 calif Stock Exchange Board organized
1873 On January - 20 charles A Ellwood, US, sociologist/psychologist
1877 On January - 20 ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
1878 Finlay Currie, Scotland, actor (Quo Vadis, Ivanhoe, Avengers) on this day in history.
1879 On this day in history british troops under Lord Chelmsford set camp at Isandlwana
1879 The Schooner Janet Wignall, in passage from Liverpool to Creetown, Scotland, in ballast stranded at Bargue near Dumfries with the loss of all hands on this day in history.
1882 On January - 20 john Linnell, British painter/minaturist/engraver, dies
1883 Billy Barnes takes a hat-trick, England vs Australia MCG on January - 20.
1883 Billy Barnes takes a hat-trick, England v Aust MCG on this day in history.
1883 On January - 20 betram Home Ramsay, English admiral/Commander Allied Naval Forces
1884 On this day in history a[braham P] Merritt, US, sci-fi author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!)
1887 The U.S. Senate approves a proposal to lease the port of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii for use as a naval base on January - 20.
1887 US Senate approves the naval base lease of Pearl Harbor on this day in history.
1887 On this day in history uS Senate approves naval base lease of Pearl Harbor
1888 On this day in history leadbelly, Louisiana, blues 12 string guitarist (Rock Island Line)
1890 On this day in history franz Paul Lachner, composer, dies at 86
1891 Mischa Elman, Talnoye Ukraine, US violinist on January - 20.
1891 On this day in history david Kalakahua, emperor of Hawaii, dies
1892 On this day in history the first officially recognized basketball game was played at the YMCA gym in Springfield, Mass.
1892 1st basketball game played (Mass) on January - 20.
1892 Roscoe Ates, Grange Miss, actor (Dep Roscoe-Marshal of Gunsight Pass) on January - 20.
1893 Kaj Birket-Smith, Danish etnologist/anthropologist (Eskimos) on this day in history.
1894 Harold L Gray, creator (Little Orphan Annie) on January - 20.
1895 Eva A Jessye, US singer/actress/songwriter (Hallelujah) on January - 20.
1896 The birth of George Burns, American comedian on January - 20.
1896 On this day in history elmer R Diktonius, Finnish musicologist/author (Janne Kubik)
1896 Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1897 On January - 20 mae Busch, Australian/US actress (Cowboy Socialist)
1898 On January - 20 colin Clive, [Greig], St Malo France, actor (Bride of Frankenstein)
1899 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer on January - 20.
1900 On this day in history boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
1900 On this day in history john Ruskin, English writer (Dearest Mama Talbot), dies of flu at 81