Historical Events In 1920
Monday, 18 November 2019
Oct 29 In the year 1920 ed Barrow appointed GM of NY Yankees
Oct 29 Johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1920 the Communist Party of Australia is founded in Sydney.
Oct 31 Dick Francis, Wales, jockey/detective writer (Whip Hand, High Stakes) on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1920 romania annexes Bessarabia
Nov 01 Eugene O'Neill's "Emperor Jones," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 01 James J Kilpatrick, Okla City Okla, columnist (60 Minutes) in the year 1920.
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 KDKA (Pittsburgh) goes on air as 1st commercial radio station in the year 1920.
Nov 02 Warren G Harding elected President on this day in history.
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 On this day in history douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate
Nov 06 On this day in history john Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC)
Nov 08 Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR 1908-12), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history actress Edna Lewis Thomas debuts at Putnam Theatre Brooklyn
Nov 10 George Bernard Shaw's "Heartbreak House," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history tod Andrews, NYC, actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage)
Nov 11 On this day in history roy Jenkins, British MP (Labour)
Nov 12 Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history richard Quine, Detroit MI, actor/director (Clay Pigeon)
Nov 13 Hudson River frozen at Albany in the year 1920.
Nov 14 In the year 1920 american Pro Football League's Chic Tiger Joe Guyon punts 95 yards
Nov 14 On this day in history johnny Desmond, Detroit Mich, singer (Your Hit Parade)
Nov 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history league of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva
Nov 16 Australia's Qantas airways founded in Winton, Queensland as Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Limited in the year 1920.
Nov 16 Betty Hicks, LPGA golfer in the year 1920.
Nov 16 Postage meter first used in US in lieu of postage stamps on this day in history.
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