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Historical Events In 1920

Saturday, 25 May 2019

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

Mar 09   In the year 1920 carl Betz, Pitts, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show)  

Mar 10   Jethro Burnsburns, country singer (Homer & Jethro) in the year 1920.  

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

Mar 11   On this day in history d J Enright, England, poet/novelist (Some Men are Brothers)  

Mar 13   In the year 1920 frans van der Elst, Flemish attorney/MP (Volksunie)  

Mar 13   Wolfgang Kapp's coup attempt in Berlin fails in the year 1920.  

Mar 14   Dorothy Tyler-Odam, Great Britain, high jumper (Oly-silver-36, 48) in the year 1920.  

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

Mar 16   John Addison, Surrey England, composer (Tom Jones-Acad Award) in the year 1920.  

Mar 17   In the year 1920 john La Montaine, Oak Park Ill, composer (Pulitzer 1959)  

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   US Senate rejects Treaty of Versailles for 2nd time refusing to ratify League of Nations' covenant (maintaining isolation policy) in the year 1920.  

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

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

Mar 20   On this day in history 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   In the year 1920 uS Men's Figure Skating Championship won by Sherwin Badger  

Mar 20   In the year 1920 venustiano Carranza, president Mexico (1915-20), murdered at 60  

Mar 21   Bruno Maderna, composer [or Apr 21] on this day in history.  

Mar 21   Federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37 in the year 1920.  

Mar 22   On this day in history fanny Waterman, concert pianist & teacher  

Mar 23   On this day in history alexander Grigori Harut'unyan, composer  

Mar 23   In the year 1920 perserikatan Communist of India (PKI) political party forms  

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

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

Mar 24   US coast guard air station established (Morehead City NC) in the year 1920.  

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- ) on this day in history.  

Mar 27   Film stars Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks wed in the year 1920.  

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   Elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Roger Peacock, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   In the year 1920 birth of virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)  

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   In the year 1920 birth of penelope Jessel, politcal activist  

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

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   On this day in history paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57  

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   In the year 1920 death of john Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864)  

Jan 16   On this day in history reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60  

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

Jan 25   On this day in history amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35  

Jan 26   On this day in history death of matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered  

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