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Historical Events In 1920

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Mar 08   In the year 1920 the management of the Grand Trunk Pacific is entrusted to the Board of Directors appointed for the Canadian National Railways.  

Mar 09   On this day in history carl Betz, Pitts, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show)  

Mar 10   On this day in history jethro Burnsburns, country singer (Homer & Jethro)  

Mar 10   On this day in history nHL's Quebec Bulldog Jim Malone scores 6 goals vs Ottawa Senators  

Mar 11   D J Enright, England, poet/novelist (Some Men are Brothers) on this day in history.  

Mar 13   On this day in history frans van der Elst, Flemish attorney/MP (Volksunie)  

Mar 13   On this day in history wolfgang Kapp's coup attempt in Berlin fails  

Mar 14   Dorothy Tyler-Odam, Great Britain, high jumper (Oly-silver-36, 48) on this day in history.  

Mar 16   In the year 1920 1 Acre Park also known as Baby Park in the Bronx renamed Melrose Park  

Mar 16   In the year 1920 john Addison, Surrey England, composer (Tom Jones-Acad Award)  

Mar 17   John La Montaine, Oak Park Ill, composer (Pulitzer 1959) in the year 1920.  

Mar 18   Eric Halsall, sheepdog trial commentator on this day in history.  

Mar 18   Greece adopts the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.  

Mar 19   In the year 1920 uS Senate rejects Treaty of Versailles for 2nd time refusing to ratify League of Nations' covenant (maintaining isolation policy)  

Mar 20   On this day in history 1st flight from London to South Africa lands (took 1½ months)  

Mar 20   Douglas G Chapman, biomathematical statistician in the year 1920.  

Mar 20   In the year 1920 the first flight from London to South Africa lands (1 months)  

Mar 20   US Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Theresa Weld on this day in history.  

Mar 20   US Men's Figure Skating Championship won by Sherwin Badger in the year 1920.  

Mar 20   Venustiano Carranza, president Mexico (1915-20), murdered at 60 in the year 1920.  

Mar 21   In the year 1920 bruno Maderna, composer [or Apr 21]  

Mar 21   On this day in history federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37  

Mar 22   Fanny Waterman, concert pianist & teacher in the year 1920.  

Mar 23   Alexander Grigori Harut'unyan, composer in the year 1920.  

Mar 23   Perserikatan Communist of India (PKI) political party forms in the year 1920.  

Mar 24   1st US coast guard air station established (Morehead City NC) on this day in history.  

Mar 24   On this day in history gene Nelson, [Berg], Seattle Wash, actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma)  

Mar 24   In the year 1920 uS coast guard air station established (Morehead City NC)  

Mar 25   In the year 1920 greek Independence Day  

Mar 25   Patrick Troughton, actor (Doctor Who) on this day in history.  

Mar 26   George E Brown Jr, (Rep-D-CA, 1963-71, 73- ) in the year 1920.  

Mar 27   Film stars Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks wed on this day in history.  

Mar 27   Hermann Müller becomes German chancellor (SPD) on this day in history.  

Mar 27   Johan G Danser, Dutch poet (Meetings), dies at 26 on this day in history.  

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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   On this day in history 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   On this day in history birth of peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker  

Jan 03   In the year 1920 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 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1920 death of benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843)  

Jan 07   On this day in history death of edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849)  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 20   Georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876) died on this day in history.  

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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