Historical Events In 1920
Saturday, 08 May 2021
Oct 02 In the year 1920 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 In the year 1920 george Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants)
Oct 05 Robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian in the year 1920.
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 In the year 1920 alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
Oct 07 Georg Leber, German politician (SPD) in the year 1920.
Oct 08 Frank [Patrick] Herbert, US, sci-fi author (Dune) on this day in history.
Oct 09 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1 in the year 1920.
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 In the year 1920 the birth of Thelonius Monk, Celebrated US Jazz pianist and composer
Oct 12 Alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band) in the year 1920.
Oct 12 Cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series in the year 1920.
Oct 13 In the year 1920 albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame)
Oct 13 Isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1920 world Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders
Oct 14 In the year 1920 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 Chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0 on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity)
Oct 18 On this day in history anita O'Day, vocalist/actress (Outfit, Zigzag, Jazz on a Summer Day)
Oct 19 In the year 1920 laWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons)
Oct 20 "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Oct 20 In the year 1920 max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
Oct 22 In the year 1920 harry Potts, soccer star/manager
Oct 23 Chicago grand jury indicts Abe Attell, Hal Chase, & Bill Burns as go-betweens in Black Sox World Series scandal in the year 1920.
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 T C Jones, PA, female impersonator on this day in history.
Oct 27 On this day in history league of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva
Oct 27 Nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time) on this day in history.
Oct 27 Westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins in the year 1920.
Oct 29 On this day in history baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate