Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1920

Sunday, 24 May 2020

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

Feb 04   On this day in history first flight from London to South Africa takes-off (1 months)  

Feb 06   James H Scheuer, (Rep-D-NY, 1965-73, 75- ) in the year 1920.  

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

Feb 07   Alexander Koltsjak, adm/leader Russian counter-revolutionary, executed in the year 1920.  

Feb 07   Eddie Bracken, Astoria NYC, actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing) in the year 1920.  

Feb 08   In the year 1920 buddy Blattner, baseball player  

Feb 08   On this day in history 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   On this day in history swiss men vote against women's suffrage  

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

Feb 09   On this day in history international treaty recognizes Norwegian sovereignty over Svalbard  

Feb 10   Alexander Comfort, English poet/writer (Wreath for the Living) in the year 1920.  

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

Feb 11   Billy Halop, NYC, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family) on this day in history.  

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

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

Feb 12   Emile Sauret, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1920.  

Feb 13   On this day in history bryant Boudleaux, Shellman Ga, rock writer (Bye Bye Love)  

Feb 13   In the year 1920 league of Nations recognizes perpetual neutrality of Switzerland  

Feb 13   In the year 1920 national Negro Baseball League organized  

Feb 13   In the year 1920 national Negro Baseball League organizes  

Feb 13   Switzerland rejoins League of Nations in the year 1920.  

Feb 13   Switzerland's perpetual neutrality is recognized by the League of Nations in the year 1920.  

Feb 14   On this day in history league of Women Voters forms in Chicago  

Feb 14   In the year 1920 the League of Women Voters is established in Chicago.  

Feb 16   Hubert van Herreweghen, Flemish writer/journalist in the year 1920.  

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   In the year 1920 frances K Bairstow, educator/labor relations consultant  

Feb 19   Netherlands joins League of Nations on this day in history.  

Feb 20   Robert E Peary, US pole explorer (North Pole, 6/4/1909), dies at 63 in the year 1920.  

Feb 20   Robert E. Peary, Arctic explorer, dies on this day in history.  

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

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | Next Page »

Advertisements

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   Roger Peacock, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Duke of Devonshire, English large landowner/art collector was born in the year 1920.  

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

Jan 02   In the year 1920 birth of penelope Jessel, politcal activist  

Jan 02   Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker was born in the year 1920.  

Jan 03   Renato Carosone, Italian musician (d. 2001) was born on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history death of benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843)  

Jan 07   Edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849) died in the year 1920.  

Jan 14   On this day in history death of john Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864)  

Jan 16   In the year 1920 reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60  

Jan 20   In the year 1920 death of georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876)  

Jan 25   Amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35 on this day in history.  

Jan 26   In the year 1920 death of matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know