Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Oct 29 In the year 1920 ed Barrow appointed GM of NY Yankees
Oct 29 On this day in history johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74
Oct 30 In the year 1920 the Communist Party of Australia is founded in Sydney.
Oct 31 On this day in history dick Francis, Wales, jockey/detective writer (Whip Hand, High Stakes)
Oct 31 In the year 1920 romania annexes Bessarabia
Nov 01 On this day in history eugene O'Neill's "Emperor Jones," premieres in NYC
Nov 01 On this day in history james J Kilpatrick, Okla City Okla, columnist (60 Minutes)
Nov 02 Andre Dumont, Belgian mine engineer (Limburgs coal basin), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Nov 02 On this day in history fabio Gonzalez-Zuleta, composer
Nov 02 On this day in history kDKA (Pittsburgh) goes on air as 1st commercial radio station
Nov 02 Warren G Harding elected President in the year 1920.
Nov 03 "Emperor Jones" opens at Provincetown Theater on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history georges Papy, Belgian mathematician (Numbers Game)
Nov 05 In the year 1920 douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate
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 Actress Edna Lewis Thomas debuts at Putnam Theatre Brooklyn on this day in history.
Nov 10 George Bernard Shaw's "Heartbreak House," premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Nov 10 In the year 1920 tod Andrews, NYC, actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage)
Nov 11 Roy Jenkins, British MP (Labour) on this day in history.
Nov 12 Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner in the year 1920.
Nov 12 On this day in history richard Quine, Detroit MI, actor/director (Clay Pigeon)
Nov 13 Hudson River frozen at Albany on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history american Pro Football League's Chic Tiger Joe Guyon punts 95 yards
Nov 14 Johnny Desmond, Detroit Mich, singer (Your Hit Parade) on this day in history.
Nov 15 Ernst Toller's "Massen und Menschen," premieres in Neurenberg on this day in history.
Nov 15 Free City of Danzig established under League of Nations protection in the year 1920.
Nov 15 League of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva in the year 1920.
Nov 16 In the year 1920 australia's Qantas airways founded in Winton, Queensland as Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Limited
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 On this day in history alfred William Bedford, test pilot
Nov 18 In the year 1920 apollo Theater (Academy, Bryant) opens at 221 W 42nd St NYC
Nov 19 Ursula Heathcote Nicholls, campaigner on this day in history.