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Historical Events In 1920

Wednesday, 12 August 2020

Sep 09   Michael Aldridge, Glastonbury England, actor (Murder in Cathedral) on this day in history.  

Sep 10   Egbert van Paridon, Dutch actor/director (Assault) on this day in history.  

Sep 12   7th Olympic games close in Antwerp Belgium in the year 1920.  

Sep 12   Irene Dailey, NYC, actress (Liz-Another World, Grissom Gang) in the year 1920.  

Sep 13   In the year 1920 carole Mathews, Montgomery Ill, actress (Wilma-Californians)  

Sep 14   In the year 1920 bud Palmer, Hollywood Calif, NBAer (NY Knicks)/sportscaster  

Sep 16   Bomb explosion in Wall Street, kills 30 in the year 1920.  

Sep 16   On this day in history daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Polar History), dies at 32  

Sep 16   In the year 1920 franco Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)  

Sep 17   Cards set a record of 12 consecutive hits in 4th (10) & 5th (2) innings on this day in history.  

Sep 17   National Football League organized in Canton Ohio in the year 1920.  

Sep 18   Jack Warden, Newark NJ, actor (NYPD, Crazy Like a Fox, Norby) in the year 1920.  

Sep 19   In the year 1920 karen Khachiturian, composer  

Sep 20   In the year 1920 alexander Thereat  

Sep 20   Foundation of the Spanish Legion on this day in history.  

Sep 21   In the year 1920 jay Ward, cartoonist (Rocky & his Friends, Bullwinkle)  

Sep 22   In the year 1920 bob Lemon, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)/manager (NY Yankees, 1978)  

Sep 22   Chicago grand jury convenes to investigate charges that 8 White Sox players conspired to fix the 1919 World Series in the year 1920.  

Sep 23   Alexander Arutiunian, composer in the year 1920.  

Sep 23   In the year 1920 alexander Millerand elected president of France  

Sep 23   The birth of Mickey Rooney, American film actor on this day in history.  

Sep 25   34th US Womens Tennis: M B Mallory beats M Zinderstein (63 61) in the year 1920.  

Sep 25   Sergey Bondarchuk, Belozerka Ukraine, director (War & Peace) in the year 1920.  

Sep 25   In the year 1920 william F Sudds, composer, dies at 77  

Sep 27   On this day in history j K Gill, president (Saatchi & Saatchi)  

Sep 28   8 White Sox indicted, threw 1919 World Series (Black Sox scandal) in the year 1920.  

Sep 29   Babe Ruth sets then home run season record at 54 on this day in history.  

Sep 30   On this day in history donald Keech, entrepreneur  

Sep 30   On this day in history time Square Theater opens at 217 W 42nd St NYC  

Oct 01   Dutch law provides for an 8 hour working day in the year 1920.  

Oct 01   On this day in history lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People)  

Oct 01   On this day in history the birth of Walter Matthau, American film actor  

Oct 02   In the year 1920 max Bruch, composer, dies at 82  

Oct 02   Only tripleheader of century (Reds win 13-4, 7-3 then Pirates win 6-0) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1920

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania)  

Jan 01   Roger Peacock, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra) was born in the year 1920.  

Jan 02   Duke of Devonshire, English large landowner/art collector was born in the year 1920.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of isaac Asimov, Russia, scientist/writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy)  

Jan 02   Penelope Jessel, politcal activist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Renato Carosone, Italian musician (d. 2001) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1920

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1920 paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57  

Jan 04   Benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843) died on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849) died on this day in history.  

Jan 14   John Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 16   In the year 1920 reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60  

Jan 20   On this day in history death of georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876)  

Jan 25   On this day in history amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35  

Jan 26   Matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered died in the year 1920.  

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