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