Historical Events In 1920
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
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 On this day in history romania annexes Bessarabia
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) in the year 1920.
Nov 02 On this day in history andre Dumont, Belgian mine engineer (Limburgs coal basin), dies at 73
Nov 02 On this day in history fabio Gonzalez-Zuleta, composer
Nov 02 KDKA (Pittsburgh) goes on air as 1st commercial radio station on this day in history.
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 On this day in history douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate
Nov 06 John Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC) on this day in history.
Nov 08 Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR 1908-12), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 08 Actress Edna Lewis Thomas debuts at Putnam Theatre Brooklyn in the year 1920.
Nov 10 George Bernard Shaw's "Heartbreak House," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 10 Tod Andrews, NYC, actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage) in the year 1920.
Nov 11 On this day in history roy Jenkins, British MP (Labour)
Nov 12 Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner in the year 1920.
Nov 12 Richard Quine, Detroit MI, actor/director (Clay Pigeon) in the year 1920.
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 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 in the year 1920.
Nov 15 League of Nations holds first meeting, in Geneva in the year 1920.
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 On this day in history betty Hicks, LPGA golfer
Nov 16 Postage meter first used in US in lieu of postage stamps in the year 1920.
Nov 18 Alfred William Bedford, test pilot on this day in history.
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.