Historical Events In 1920
Monday, 18 March 2019
Oct 29 In the year 1920 ed Barrow appointed GM of NY Yankees
Oct 29 In the year 1920 johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74
Oct 30 The Communist Party of Australia is founded in Sydney on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1920 dick Francis, Wales, jockey/detective writer (Whip Hand, High Stakes)
Oct 31 Romania annexes Bessarabia on this day in history.
Nov 01 Eugene O'Neill's "Emperor Jones," premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Nov 01 James J Kilpatrick, Okla City Okla, columnist (60 Minutes) on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1920 andre Dumont, Belgian mine engineer (Limburgs coal basin), dies at 73
Nov 02 Fabio Gonzalez-Zuleta, composer on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1920 kDKA (Pittsburgh) goes on air as 1st commercial radio station
Nov 02 Warren G Harding elected President in the year 1920.
Nov 03 In the year 1920 "Emperor Jones" opens at Provincetown Theater
Nov 04 In the year 1920 georges Papy, Belgian mathematician (Numbers Game)
Nov 05 Douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1920 john Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC)
Nov 08 Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR 1908-12), dies at 83 in the year 1920.
Nov 08 On this day in history actress Edna Lewis Thomas debuts at Putnam Theatre Brooklyn
Nov 10 On this day in history george Bernard Shaw's "Heartbreak House," premieres in NYC
Nov 10 On this day in history tod Andrews, NYC, actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage)
Nov 11 Roy Jenkins, British MP (Labour) on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1920 judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner
Nov 12 On this day in history richard Quine, Detroit MI, actor/director (Clay Pigeon)
Nov 13 In the year 1920 hudson River frozen at Albany
Nov 14 American Pro Football League's Chic Tiger Joe Guyon punts 95 yards on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1920 johnny Desmond, Detroit Mich, singer (Your Hit Parade)
Nov 15 In the year 1920 ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg
Nov 15 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection on this day in history.
Nov 15 League of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva on this day in history.
Nov 16 Australia's Qantas airways founded in Winton, Queensland as Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Limited on this day in history.
Nov 16 Betty Hicks, LPGA golfer on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history postage meter first used in US in lieu of postage stamps
Nov 18 In the year 1920 alfred William Bedford, test pilot
Nov 18 Apollo Theater (Academy, Bryant) opens at 221 W 42nd St NYC in the year 1920.
Nov 19 On this day in history ursula Heathcote Nicholls, campaigner