Historical Events In 1920
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Aug 22 On this day in history anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60
Aug 22 In the year 1920 anthony Tuke, CEO (Savoy Hotel Groups)
Aug 22 The birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles' in the year 1920.
Aug 23 Aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke) in the year 1920.
Aug 23 In the year 1920 m R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC
Aug 25 In the year 1920 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 25 Jef Diederen, Dutch painter on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history the first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 26 On this day in history 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!)
Aug 26 On this day in history the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, granting women the right to vote.
Aug 26 In the year 1920 uS Women given the right to vote
Aug 27 James Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist) on this day in history.
Aug 28 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights in the year 1920.
Aug 29 Charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Airpot 95, Serpico) on this day in history.
Aug 29 The birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician on this day in history.
Aug 30 Ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Belgium starts paying old age pensions on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1920 james Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon)
Aug 31 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
Sep 01 France creates Lebanon in the year 1920.
Sep 01 In the year 1920 hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller)
Sep 01 Lebanon created by France, Beirut becoming the capital on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1920 w Somerset Maugham's "East of Suez," premieres in London
Sep 04 Craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook) on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1920 last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
Sep 05 In the year 1920 fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness)
Sep 05 Iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders in the year 1920.
Sep 05 Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27 in the year 1920.
Sep 06 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63) in the year 1920.
Sep 06 Detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio in the year 1920.
Sep 06 On this day in history the first radio broadcast of a prizefight
Sep 07 In the year 1920 harri Webb, poet
Sep 08 In the year 1920 air mail service between New York and San Francisco begins.
Sep 08 US Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF) in the year 1920.