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Historical Events In 1920

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Apr 16   In the year 1920 john Conrad Nordqvist, composer, dies at 80  

Apr 17   On this day in history american Professional Football Association forms (NFL)  

Apr 18   On this day in history walter Clegg, MP  

Apr 19   On this day in history 24th Boston Marathon won by Peter Trivoulidas of Greece in 2:29:31  

Apr 19   Frank Fontaine, Cambridge Mass, comedian (Crazy Guggenheim) in the year 1920.  

Apr 20   In the year 1920 7th modern Olympic games opens in Antwerp  

Apr 20   7th modern Olympic games opens in Antwerp Belgium on this day in history.  

Apr 20   John Paul Stevens, Illinois, 103rd Supreme Court Justice (1975- ) in the year 1920.  

Apr 20   Tornadoes kill 219 in Alabama & Mississippi on this day in history.  

Apr 21   Bruno Maderna, Venice Italy, conductor/composer, Hyperion) [or Mar 21] in the year 1920.  

Apr 21   John Galsworthy's "Skin Game," premieres in London on this day in history.  

Apr 22   Hal March, SF Calif, actor/TV host ($64,000 Question, Outrage) in the year 1920.  

Apr 23   Turkish Grand National Assembly 1st meets, in Ankara in the year 1920.  

Apr 23   In the year 1920 turkish Grand National Assembly first meets, in Ankara  

Apr 24   On this day in history british Mandate over Palestine goes into effect (lasts 28 years)  

Apr 25   In the year 1920 jean Carmet, actor (Cache Cash, Miss Mona, Night Magic)  

Apr 26   In the year 1920 h Shapley & H D Curtis hold "great debate" on nature of nebulae  

Apr 26   In the year 1920 h Shapley & H.D. Curtis hold "great debate" on nature of nebulae  

Apr 27   On this day in history pogrom leader Petljoera declares Ukraine Independence  

Apr 28   In the year 1920 azerbaijan SSR joins the USSR (1st time)  

Apr 28   On this day in history azerbaijan SSR joins USSR (1st time)  

Apr 28   On this day in history nan Merriman, US/Neth singer (Arturo Toscanini NBC Orch)  

Apr 29   In the year 1920 edward Blishen, writer teacher/broadcaster  

Apr 30   On this day in history duncan Hamilton, driver  

May 01   Babe Ruth's 1st Yankee HR & 50th of career, out of Polo Grounds on this day in history.  

May 01   In the year 1920 belgian-Luxembourg toll tunnel opens  

May 02   In the year 1920 1st game of National Negro Baseball League played in Indianapolis  

May 02   In the year 1920 jacob Gilboa, composer  

May 02   The first game of National Negro Baseball League played in Indianapolis on this day in history.  

May 03   Sugar Ray Robinson, [Walter Smith], middle/welterweight boxer (champ) in the year 1920.  

May 05   German-Latvian peace treaty signed in the year 1920.  

May 05   On this day in history john Hidalgo Moya, architect/designer (Skylon)  

May 05   Polish troops occupy Kiev on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history uS President Wilson makes Communist Labor Party illegal  

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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   On this day in history birth of roger Peacock, writer  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Isaac Asimov, Russia, scientist/writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy) was born in the year 1920.  

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

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

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

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