Historical Events In 1920
Thursday, 23 May 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 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 1st brothers oppose each other in World Series, Cleve's Wheeler Johnston pinch-hits as brother Jimmy plays 3rd base for Bkln in the year 1920.
Oct 06 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history georg Leber, German politician (SPD)
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 on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas)
Oct 10 On this day in history 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 In the year 1920 alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band)
Oct 12 Cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series in the year 1920.
Oct 13 Albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame) in the year 1920.
Oct 13 In the year 1920 isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86
Oct 13 In the year 1920 world Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders
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 in the year 1920.
Oct 17 On this day in history chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0
Oct 17 In the year 1920 montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity)
Oct 18 In the year 1920 anita O'Day, vocalist/actress (Outfit, Zigzag, Jazz on a Summer Day)
Oct 19 LaWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history harry Potts, soccer star/manager
Oct 23 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time)
Oct 27 On this day in history westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins
Oct 29 On this day in history baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate