Historical Events In 1920
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Aug 02 In the year 1920 louis Pauwels, writer/editor
Aug 02 Marcus Garvey presents his "Back To Africa" program in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 03 Maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1920 the birth of PD James, British Author
Aug 04 On this day in history helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences)
Aug 04 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1920.
Aug 05 In the year 1920 g V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
Aug 07 In the year 1920 jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
Aug 08 On this day in history don Cook, foreign Correspondent
Aug 08 In the year 1920 tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes
Aug 09 On this day in history bulgarian & allied Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine goes into effect
Aug 09 In the year 1920 enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer
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 In the year 1920 derry Jeffares, Honorary Prof of English Studies (Stirling U)
Aug 13 On this day in history 24th US Golf Open: Ted Ray shoots a 295 at Inverness Club in Ohio
Aug 13 On this day in history charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist
Aug 13 On this day in history princes Highway between Melbourne and Sydney is officially opened at Warragul.
Aug 14 On this day in history little Entente formed by Czechoslovakia & Yugoslavia
Aug 14 Nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl) on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1920 charles Bukowski, Andernach Germany, US writer (Hollywood: A Novel)
Aug 16 In the year 1920 j Norman Lockyer, English physicist (discovered helium in Sun), dies
Aug 16 In the year 1920 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) in the year 1920.
Aug 17 On this day in history in memory of Ray Chapman (died Aug 16), Yanks cancel game with Indians
Aug 17 Ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies on this day in history.
Aug 18 1st class debut of Walter Hammond in the year 1920.
Aug 18 Bob Kennedy, baseball player in the year 1920.
Aug 18 On this day in history tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right
Aug 19 On this day in history lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter
Aug 20 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting in the year 1920.
Aug 20 On this day in history first US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 21 In the year 1920 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)