Historical Events In 1920
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Oct 02 On this day in history william Cramond, psychiatrist/vice-chancellor (Stirling University)
Oct 03 Browns 1st baseman George Sisler gets his record 257th hit of season on this day in history.
Oct 04 George Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants) in the year 1920.
Oct 05 On this day in history robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian
Oct 06 In the year 1920 1st brothers oppose each other in World Series, Cleve's Wheeler Johnston pinch-hits as brother Jimmy plays 3rd base for Bkln
Oct 06 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 in the year 1920.
Oct 07 Georg Leber, German politician (SPD) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history frank [Patrick] Herbert, US, sci-fi author (Dune)
Oct 09 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1 on this day in history.
Oct 09 Jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas) on this day in history.
Oct 10 1st Grandslam in WS (Smith) & 1st unassisted triple play (Wambsganss) on this day in history.
Oct 10 The birth of Thelonius Monk, Celebrated US Jazz pianist and composer on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band)
Oct 12 On this day in history cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series
Oct 13 Albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame) in the year 1920.
Oct 13 Isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86 in the year 1920.
Oct 13 World Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders in the year 1920.
Oct 14 On this day in history part of Petsamo province ceded by Soviet Union to Finland
Oct 16 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1920 chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0
Oct 17 Montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity) in the year 1920.
Oct 18 Anita O'Day, vocalist/actress (Outfit, Zigzag, Jazz on a Summer Day) in the year 1920.
Oct 19 In the year 1920 laWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons)
Oct 20 In the year 1920 "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC
Oct 20 Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82 in the year 1920.
Oct 22 Harry Potts, soccer star/manager in the year 1920.
Oct 23 Chicago grand jury indicts Abe Attell, Hal Chase, & Bill Burns as go-betweens in Black Sox World Series scandal on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history louise H "Lous" Hensen, actress (Medea, Uncle Wanja)
Oct 25 On this day in history alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27
Oct 26 In the year 1920 t C Jones, PA, female impersonator
Oct 27 League of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva on this day in history.
Oct 27 Nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time) in the year 1920.
Oct 27 In the year 1920 westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins
Oct 29 Baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate in the year 1920.