Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 26 January 2020
Aug 02 In the year 1920 louis Pauwels, writer/editor
Aug 02 Marcus Garvey presents his "Back To Africa" program in NYC in the year 1920.
Aug 03 Maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1920 the birth of PD James, British Author
Aug 04 Helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences) in the year 1920.
Aug 04 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Aug 05 G V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- ) on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1920 jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
Aug 08 On this day in history don Cook, foreign Correspondent
Aug 08 Tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history bulgarian & allied Peace of Neuilly-sur-Seine goes into effect
Aug 09 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer in the year 1920.
Aug 10 In the year 1920 allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia & Romania
Aug 11 1st peace of Riga-Soviet Union recognizes Independence of Latvia on this day in history.
Aug 11 Derry Jeffares, Honorary Prof of English Studies (Stirling U) on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1920 24th US Golf Open: Ted Ray shoots a 295 at Inverness Club in Ohio
Aug 13 In the year 1920 charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist
Aug 13 On this day in history princes Highway between Melbourne and Sydney is officially opened at Warragul.
Aug 14 Little Entente formed by Czechoslovakia & Yugoslavia in the year 1920.
Aug 14 Nehemiah Persoff, Jerusalem Palestine, actor (Al Capone, Yentl) in the year 1920.
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 On this day in history ray Chapman, of Indians is hit in head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch; he dies next day, only major league fatality
Aug 17 On this day in history georgia Gibbs, Worcester Mass, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire)
Aug 17 In memory of Ray Chapman (died Aug 16), Yanks cancel game with Indians in the year 1920.
Aug 17 Ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies in the year 1920.
Aug 18 In the year 1920 1st class debut of Walter Hammond
Aug 18 Bob Kennedy, baseball player on this day in history.
Aug 18 Tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history lucila Engels-Boskaljon, Curacao painter
Aug 20 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1920 first US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting
Aug 21 3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill in the year 1920.
Aug 21 Christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh) in the year 1920.