Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Aug 02 Louis Pauwels, writer/editor on this day in history.
Aug 02 Marcus Garvey presents his "Back To Africa" program in NYC on this day in history.
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 On this day in history g V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
Aug 07 On this day in history jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
Aug 08 In the year 1920 don Cook, foreign Correspondent
Aug 08 In the year 1920 tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes
Aug 09 Bulgarian & allied Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine goes into effect in the year 1920.
Aug 09 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl)
Aug 16 On this day in history 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 On this day in history georgia Gibbs, Worcester Mass, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire)
Aug 17 On this day in history in memory of Ray Chapman (died Aug 16), Yanks cancel game with Indians
Aug 17 On this day in history ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies
Aug 18 1st class debut of Walter Hammond on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1920 bob Kennedy, baseball player
Aug 18 Tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right on this day in history.
Aug 19 Lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter in the year 1920.
Aug 20 In the year 1920 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 20 In the year 1920 first US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 21 3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh)