Historical Events In 1920
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Aug 02 On this day in history louis Pauwels, writer/editor
Aug 02 In the year 1920 marcus Garvey presents his "Back To Africa" program in NYC
Aug 03 In the year 1920 maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible)
Aug 03 The birth of PD James, British Author in the year 1920.
Aug 04 Helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54
Aug 05 In the year 1920 g V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
Aug 07 On this day in history jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
Aug 08 On this day in history don Cook, foreign Correspondent
Aug 08 Tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes on this day in history.
Aug 09 Bulgarian & allied Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine goes into effect in the year 1920.
Aug 09 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer in the year 1920.
Aug 10 Allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia & Romania in the year 1920.
Aug 11 In the year 1920 1st peace of Riga-Soviet Union recognizes Independence of Latvia
Aug 11 On this day in history derry Jeffares, Honorary Prof of English Studies (Stirling U)
Aug 13 In the year 1920 24th US Golf Open: Ted Ray shoots a 295 at Inverness Club in Ohio
Aug 13 Charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist in the year 1920.
Aug 13 On this day in history princes Highway between Melbourne and Sydney is officially opened at Warragul.
Aug 14 In the year 1920 little Entente formed by Czechoslovakia & Yugoslavia
Aug 14 Nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl) in the year 1920.
Aug 16 Charles Bukowski, Andernach Germany, US writer (Hollywood: A Novel) on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1920 j Norman Lockyer, English physicist (discovered helium in Sun), dies
Aug 16 On this day in history ray Chapman, of Indians is hit in head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch; he dies next day, only major league fatality
Aug 17 Georgia Gibbs, Worcester Mass, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In memory of Ray Chapman (died Aug 16), Yanks cancel game with Indians on this day in history.
Aug 17 Ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies in the year 1920.
Aug 18 In the year 1920 1st class debut of Walter Hammond
Aug 18 Bob Kennedy, baseball player in the year 1920.
Aug 18 Tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right in the year 1920.
Aug 19 In the year 1920 lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter
Aug 20 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1920 first US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 21 On this day in history 3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill
Aug 21 In the year 1920 christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh)