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Historical Events In 1920

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Feb 04   1st flight from London to South Africa takes-off (lasts 1½ months) on this day in history.  

Feb 04   In the year 1920 first flight from London to South Africa takes-off (1 months)  

Feb 06   James H Scheuer, (Rep-D-NY, 1965-73, 75- ) on this day in history.  

Feb 06   Saarland administrated by League of Nations on this day in history.  

Feb 07   On this day in history alexander Koltsjak, adm/leader Russian counter-revolutionary, executed  

Feb 07   On this day in history eddie Bracken, Astoria NYC, actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing)  

Feb 08   On this day in history buddy Blattner, baseball player  

Feb 08   In the year 1920 lana (Julia Jean) Turner actress and WWII poster girl was born  

Feb 08   On this day in history richard Dehmel, writer, dies at 56  

Feb 08   Swiss men vote against women's suffrage on this day in history.  

Feb 08   On this day in history the birth of Lana Turner, American film actress  

Feb 09   International treaty recognizes Norwegian sovereignty over Svalbard in the year 1920.  

Feb 10   On this day in history alexander Comfort, English poet/writer (Wreath for the Living)  

Feb 10   In the year 1920 baseball outlaws all pitches involving tampering with ball  

Feb 11   On this day in history billy Halop, NYC, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family)  

Feb 12   On this day in history -Apr 26] 14,000 Rotterdam/Amsterdam harbor workers strike  

Feb 12   In the year 1920 14,000 Rotterdam/Amsterdam harbor workers strike  

Feb 12   In the year 1920 emile Sauret, composer, dies at 67  

Feb 13   Bryant Boudleaux, Shellman Ga, rock writer (Bye Bye Love) in the year 1920.  

Feb 13   League of Nations recognizes perpetual neutrality of Switzerland in the year 1920.  

Feb 13   In the year 1920 national Negro Baseball League organized  

Feb 13   On this day in history national Negro Baseball League organizes  

Feb 13   Switzerland rejoins League of Nations on this day in history.  

Feb 13   Switzerland's perpetual neutrality is recognized by the League of Nations on this day in history.  

Feb 14   League of Women Voters forms in Chicago in the year 1920.  

Feb 14   The League of Women Voters is established in Chicago on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Hubert van Herreweghen, Flemish writer/journalist on this day in history.  

Feb 16   The birth of Patti Andrews, Of the 'Andrews Sisters' in the year 1920.  

Feb 18   In the year 1920 bill Cullen, Pitts, TV game show host (over 20 different games)  

Feb 19   On this day in history frances K Bairstow, educator/labor relations consultant  

Feb 19   On this day in history netherlands joins League of Nations  

Feb 20   Robert E Peary, US pole explorer (North Pole, 6/4/1909), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Feb 20   Robert E. Peary, Arctic explorer, dies in the year 1920.  

Feb 21   In the year 1920 darius Milhaud & Jean Cocteau's ballet, "Le Train Bleu," premieres in Paris  

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Famous Birthdays In 1920

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1920 birth of elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania)  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of roger Peacock, writer  

Jan 01   Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra) was born in the year 1920.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of duke of Devonshire, English large landowner/art collector  

Jan 02   In the year 1920 birth of isaac Asimov, Russia, scientist/writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy)  

Jan 02   Penelope Jessel, politcal activist was born in the year 1920.  

Jan 02   In the year 1920 birth of peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of renato Carosone, Italian musician (d. 2001)  

Famous Deaths In 1920

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57 in the year 1920.  

Jan 04   Benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 07   Edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849) died on this day in history.  

Jan 14   John Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864) died on this day in history.  

Jan 16   Reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1920.  

Jan 20   On this day in history death of georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876)  

Jan 25   In the year 1920 amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35  

Jan 26   Matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered died on this day in history.  

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