Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Aug 02 In the year 1920 louis Pauwels, writer/editor
Aug 02 On this day in history marcus Garvey presents his "Back To Africa" program in NYC
Aug 03 Maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible) on this day in history.
Aug 03 The birth of PD James, British Author in the year 1920.
Aug 04 Helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54
Aug 05 In the year 1920 g V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
Aug 07 On this day in history jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
Aug 08 Don Cook, foreign Correspondent in the year 1920.
Aug 08 In the year 1920 tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes
Aug 09 Bulgarian & allied Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine goes into effect in the year 1920.
Aug 09 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer in the year 1920.
Aug 10 Allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia & Romania on this day in history.
Aug 11 1st peace of Riga-Soviet Union recognizes Independence of Latvia in the year 1920.
Aug 11 Derry Jeffares, Honorary Prof of English Studies (Stirling U) on this day in history.
Aug 13 24th US Golf Open: Ted Ray shoots a 295 at Inverness Club in Ohio on this day in history.
Aug 13 Charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist on this day in history.
Aug 13 Princes Highway between Melbourne and Sydney is officially opened at Warragul on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1920 little Entente formed by Czechoslovakia & Yugoslavia
Aug 14 On this day in history nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl)
Aug 16 Charles Bukowski, Andernach Germany, US writer (Hollywood: A Novel) in the year 1920.
Aug 16 J Norman Lockyer, English physicist (discovered helium in Sun), dies on this day in history.
Aug 16 Ray Chapman, of Indians is hit in head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch; he dies next day, only major league fatality in the year 1920.
Aug 17 In the year 1920 georgia Gibbs, Worcester Mass, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire)
Aug 17 In the year 1920 in memory of Ray Chapman (died Aug 16), Yanks cancel game with Indians
Aug 17 On this day in history ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies
Aug 18 1st class debut of Walter Hammond in the year 1920.
Aug 18 In the year 1920 bob Kennedy, baseball player
Aug 18 Tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right in the year 1920.
Aug 19 Lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter in the year 1920.
Aug 20 In the year 1920 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 20 First US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history 3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill
Aug 21 On this day in history christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh)