Historical Events In 1920
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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' on this day in history.
Aug 23 Aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke) in the year 1920.
Aug 23 On this day in history m R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC
Aug 25 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history jef Diederen, Dutch painter
Aug 25 On this day in history the first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 26 In the year 1920 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!)
Aug 26 In the year 1920 the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, granting women the right to vote.
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1920 the birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician
Aug 30 In the year 1920 ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud)
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 In the year 1920 wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies
Sep 01 France creates Lebanon on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1920 hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller)
Sep 01 In the year 1920 lebanon created by France, Beirut becoming the capital
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) in the year 1920.
Sep 04 On this day in history last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
Sep 05 Fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness) in the year 1920.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1920 the first radio broadcast of a prizefight
Sep 07 On this day in history harri Webb, poet
Sep 08 Air mail service between New York and San Francisco begins in the year 1920.
Sep 08 US Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF) in the year 1920.