Historical Events In 1920
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Aug 22 Anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 M R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Aug 25 On this day in history 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 25 On this day in history jef Diederen, Dutch painter
Aug 25 The first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) on this day in history.
Aug 26 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!) in the year 1920.
Aug 26 In the year 1920 the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, granting women the right to vote.
Aug 26 US Women given the right to vote on this day in history.
Aug 27 James Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1920 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights
Aug 29 In the year 1920 charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Airpot 95, Serpico)
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) in the year 1920.
Aug 31 On this day in history belgium starts paying old age pensions
Aug 31 James Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies in the year 1920.
Sep 01 France creates Lebanon on this day in history.
Sep 01 Hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1920 craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook)
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1920 iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders
Sep 05 In the year 1920 robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27
Sep 06 On this day in history 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63)
Sep 06 Detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio in the year 1920.
Sep 06 The first radio broadcast of a prizefight on this day in history.
Sep 07 Harri Webb, poet on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.