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Historical Events In 1920

Sunday, 05 July 2020

Jul 13   Hans Blumenberg, philosopher on this day in history.  

Jul 15   On this day in history eldon Rudd, (Rep-R-AZ, 1977- )  

Jul 15   In the year 1920 ruth ties his record of 29 HRs in a season  

Jul 16   15th Davis Cup: USA beats Australasia in Auckland (5-0) in the year 1920.  

Jul 16   Anwar Hussain, cricketer (four Tests for Pakistan v India 1952-53) in the year 1920.  

Jul 16   Gen Amos Fries appointed first US army chemical warfare chief on this day in history.  

Jul 16   In the year 1920 uS wins Davis Cup sweeping Australia in 5 straight matches  

Jul 17   On this day in history bill Monroe, New Orleans La, newscaster (NBC-TV, Congressional Report)  

Jul 18   On this day in history dolph Sweet, actor (Gil McGowan-Another World)  

Jul 18   Naval aircraft sink ex-German cruiser Frankfurt in target practice on this day in history.  

Jul 19   On this day in history robert Christiani, cricketer (brother of Cyril WI batsman in 22 Tests)  

Jul 20   In the year 1920 elliot L Richardson, Attorney General (1973)/Sec of Defense (1973)  

Jul 20   On this day in history heerenveen soccer team forms  

Jul 21   On this day in history constantly, [A Nieuwenhuys], painter (Uprising of Homo Ludens)  

Jul 22   Hugh Dundas, fighter pilot/businessman in the year 1920.  

Jul 23   In the year 1920 british East Africa renamed Kenya & becomes a British crown colony  

Jul 23   Kenya becomes a British crown colony in the year 1920.  

Jul 23   Malcolm Hughes, artist on this day in history.  

Jul 24   Alexander H Cohen, NYC, Broadway producer (Beyond the Fringe) in the year 1920.  

Jul 25   Red Sox turn triple-play, but Ruth's 35th HR leads Yanks to 8-2 win in the year 1920.  

Jul 26   In the year 1920 bob Waterfield, NFL QB (Rams)  

Jul 26   Carlos Troyer, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1920.  

Jul 26   Women in the US obtain the right to vote as the 19th Amendment to the Constitution is ratified in the year 1920.  

Jul 27   Beatrice Pearson, Dennison Texas, actress (Moving Finger) in the year 1920.  

Jul 27   On this day in history radio compass used for 1st time for aircraft navigation  

Jul 27   Resolute beats Shamrock IV (England) in 14th running of America's Cup on this day in history.  

Jul 28   Pancho Villa, bandito and revolutionary, surrenders to the Mexican government on this day in history.  

Jul 29   1st transcontinental airmail flight from NY to SF in the year 1920.  

Jul 29   Rodolfo Acosta, Chihuahua Mexico, actor (Passion, Littlest Outlaw) in the year 1920.  

Jul 29   The first transcontinental airmail flight from NY to SF on this day in history.  

Jul 31   Rudolf Halaczinsky, composer on this day in history.  

Aug 01   On this day in history bal Gangadhar Tilak, British-Indian hindu leader, dies  

Aug 01   Jeffrey Segal, actor (Traitors)/playwright on this day in history.  

Aug 01   In the year 1920 papendrecht soccer team forms  

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Famous Birthdays In 1920

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania)  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of roger Peacock, writer  

Jan 01   Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Duke of Devonshire, English large landowner/art collector was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of isaac Asimov, Russia, scientist/writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of penelope Jessel, politcal activist  

Jan 02   In the year 1920 birth of peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of renato Carosone, Italian musician (d. 2001)  

Famous Deaths In 1920

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 07   Edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 14   On this day in history death of john Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864)  

Jan 16   On this day in history reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60  

Jan 20   Georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 25   On this day in history amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35  

Jan 26   Matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered died on this day in history.  

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