Historical Events In 1920
Monday, 25 March 2019
Aug 02 On this day in history louis Pauwels, writer/editor
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1920.
Aug 05 On this day in history g V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
Aug 07 Jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea) on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1920 don Cook, foreign Correspondent
Aug 08 Tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes in the year 1920.
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 1st peace of Riga-Soviet Union recognizes Independence of Latvia in the year 1920.
Aug 11 On this day in history 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 Charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist in the year 1920.
Aug 13 In the year 1920 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 In the year 1920 nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl)
Aug 16 Charles Bukowski, Andernach Germany, US writer (Hollywood: A Novel) in the year 1920.
Aug 16 J Norman Lockyer, English physicist (discovered helium in Sun), dies in the year 1920.
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 in the year 1920.
Aug 17 In the year 1920 ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter
Aug 20 In the year 1920 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 20 First US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting in the year 1920.
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)