Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1920

Saturday, 20 July 2019

May 06   In the year 1920 john Henderson, Lord-Lieutenant (Berkshire England)  

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

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

May 08   46th Kentucky Derby: Ted Rice aboard Paul Jones wins in 2:09 on this day in history.  

May 08   On this day in history maurice Cranston, political scientist  

May 09   On this day in history richard Adams, author (Day Gone By)  

May 10   On this day in history john Wesley Hyatt, inventor/plastics pioneer, dies  

May 11   On this day in history beryl Bryden, jazz singer  

May 11   William D Howells, US author (A Woman's Reason), dies at 83 in the year 1920.  

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

May 14   Wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 300th game vs Detroit in the year 1920.  

May 15   In the year 1920 hugh Henry Home Popham, aviator/writer/poet  

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

May 16   In the year 1920 joan of Arc (Jean D'arc) canonized a saint  

May 16   Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc) canonized a saint in Rome on this day in history.  

May 16   In the year 1920 martine Carol, [Maryse Mopurer], Saint-Mande France, actress (Nana)  

May 16   In the year 1920 spanish bullfighter Joselito is fatally gored fighting his last bull  

May 16   On this day in history switzerland joins the League of Nations  

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

May 17   In the year 1920 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   On this day in history the first De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol  

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

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

May 20   Betty Driver, actress (Penny Paradise) on this day in history.  

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

May 21   Anthony Steel, London, actor (Malta Story, Wooden Horse) on this day in history.  

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

May 23   On this day in history helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola)  

May 23   On this day in history pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Pacem Dei  

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

May 27   In the year 1920 michael Webster, CEO (DRG)  

May 27   On this day in history tatar ASSR forms in Russian SFSR  

May 27   Tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR in the year 1920.  

« 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   On this day in history birth of elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania)  

Jan 01   In the year 1920 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   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   On this day in history 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 in the year 1920.  

Jan 04   On this day in history 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   John Francis Dodge, American automobile pioneer (b. 1864) died on this day in history.  

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

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 in the year 1920.  

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

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does life exist beyond Earth?
Yes
No
Don't Know