Historical Events In 1920
Thursday, 23 January 2020
May 06 In the year 1920 john Henderson, Lord-Lieutenant (Berkshire England)
May 07 In the year 1920 uSSR recognizes Georgia's independence
May 07 In the year 1920 uSSR recognizes independence of Georgia
May 08 46th Kentucky Derby: Ted Rice aboard Paul Jones wins in 2:09 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1920 maurice Cranston, political scientist
May 09 Richard Adams, author (Day Gone By) on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history john Wesley Hyatt, inventor/plastics pioneer, dies
May 11 Beryl Bryden, jazz singer on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1920 william D Howells, US author (A Woman's Reason), dies at 83
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history martine Carol, [Maryse Mopurer], Saint-Mande France, actress (Nana)
May 16 Spanish bullfighter Joselito is fatally gored fighting his last bull on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history switzerland joins the League of Nations
May 17 In the year 1920 1st De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol
May 17 On this day in history harriet Van Horne, Syracuse NY, columnist/panelist (Leave it to Girls)
May 17 On this day in history maitland Hathorn, cricketer (325 runs in 12 Tests S Afr 1901-11), dies
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) in the year 1920.
May 20 In the year 1920 betty Driver, actress (Penny Paradise)
May 20 On this day in history policemen raid the Cubs' bleachers & arrest 24 fans for gambling
May 21 On this day in history anthony Steel, London, actor (Malta Story, Wooden Horse)
May 22 On this day in history hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic
May 23 In the year 1920 helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola)
May 23 Pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Pacem Dei in the year 1920.
May 26 Jack Cheetham, cricketer (South African batsman, Test capt early 50's) on this day in history.
May 27 Michael Webster, CEO (DRG) on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history tatar ASSR forms in Russian SFSR
May 27 In the year 1920 tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR