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Historical Events In 1920

Friday, 23 October 2020

May 06   John Henderson, Lord-Lieutenant (Berkshire England) on this day in history.  

May 07   In the year 1920 uSSR recognizes Georgia's independence  

May 07   USSR recognizes independence of Georgia on this day in history.  

May 08   In the year 1920 46th Kentucky Derby: Ted Rice aboard Paul Jones wins in 2:09  

May 08   In the year 1920 maurice Cranston, political scientist  

May 09   In the year 1920 richard Adams, author (Day Gone By)  

May 10   John Wesley Hyatt, inventor/plastics pioneer, dies on this day in history.  

May 11   Beryl Bryden, jazz singer in the year 1920.  

May 11   William D Howells, US author (A Woman's Reason), dies at 83 on this day in history.  

May 13   Ratu Kasmisere Mara, PM of Fiji (1960-70, 70- )/pres (1994- ) on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 300th game vs Detroit  

May 15   Hugh Henry Home Popham, aviator/writer/poet in the year 1920.  

May 15   In the year 1920 soccer team ADO '20 forms in Heemskerk  

May 16   Joan of Arc (Jean D'arc) canonized a saint on this day in history.  

May 16   In the year 1920 joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc) canonized a saint in Rome  

May 16   Martine Carol, [Maryse Mopurer], Saint-Mande France, actress (Nana) on this day in history.  

May 16   Spanish bullfighter Joselito is fatally gored fighting his last bull in the year 1920.  

May 16   Switzerland joins the League of Nations in the year 1920.  

May 17   1st De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol on this day in history.  

May 17   On this day in history harriet Van Horne, Syracuse NY, columnist/panelist (Leave it to Girls)  

May 17   Maitland Hathorn, cricketer (325 runs in 12 Tests S Afr 1901-11), dies in the year 1920.  

May 17   The first De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol on this day in history.  

May 18   On this day in history 46th Preakness: Clarence Kummer aboard Man o' War wins in 1:51.6  

May 18   On this day in history john Paul II, [Karol Wojtyla], Poland, Pope (1978-2005)  

May 20   In the year 1920 betty Driver, actress (Penny Paradise)  

May 20   Policemen raid the Cubs' bleachers & arrest 24 fans for gambling in the year 1920.  

May 21   In the year 1920 anthony Steel, London, actor (Malta Story, Wooden Horse)  

May 22   On this day in history hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic  

May 23   Helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola) in the year 1920.  

May 23   Pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Pacem Dei on this day in history.  

May 26   On this day in history jack Cheetham, cricketer (South African batsman, Test capt early 50's)  

May 27   On this day in history michael Webster, CEO (DRG)  

May 27   In the year 1920 tatar ASSR forms in Russian SFSR  

May 27   On this day in history tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR  

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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 in the year 1920.  

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

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)  

Jan 02   In the year 1920 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 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker was born on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1920 paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57  

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

Jan 07   In the year 1920 death of edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1849)  

Jan 14   In the year 1920 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   Georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876) died on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35 in the year 1920.  

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

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