Historical Events In 1920
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
Aug 22 Anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Aug 22 Anthony Tuke, CEO (Savoy Hotel Groups) in the year 1920.
Aug 22 The birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles' in the year 1920.
Aug 23 In the year 1920 aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke)
Aug 23 M R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Aug 25 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) in the year 1920.
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 In the year 1920 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 US Women given the right to vote on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1920 james Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist)
Aug 28 On this day in history 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights
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) in the year 1920.
Aug 31 Belgium starts paying old age pensions on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history james Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon)
Aug 31 On this day in history wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies
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 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 Last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27
Sep 06 In the year 1920 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63)
Sep 06 On this day in history detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio.
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 Air mail service between New York and San Francisco begins on this day in history.
Sep 08 US Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF) in the year 1920.