Historical Events In 1920
Monday, 16 September 2019
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 On this day in history the birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles'
Aug 23 Aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke) on this day in history.
Aug 23 M R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1920 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 25 Jef Diederen, Dutch painter in the year 1920.
Aug 25 The first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1920.
Aug 29 On this day in history the birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician
Aug 30 Ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Belgium starts paying old age pensions in the year 1920.
Aug 31 In the year 1920 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 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 On this day in history iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders
Sep 05 Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27 in the year 1920.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1920 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 In the year 1920 uS Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF)