Historical Events In 1920
Monday, 09 December 2019
Aug 22 In the year 1920 anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60
Aug 22 Anthony Tuke, CEO (Savoy Hotel Groups) on this day in history.
Aug 22 The birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles' on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1920 aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke)
Aug 23 M R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Aug 25 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) in the year 1920.
Aug 25 Jef Diederen, Dutch painter on this day in history.
Aug 25 The first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) in the year 1920.
Aug 26 In the year 1920 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!)
Aug 26 The 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, granting women the right to vote on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history uS Women given the right to vote
Aug 27 On this day in history james Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist)
Aug 28 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights on this day in history.
Aug 29 Charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Airpot 95, Serpico) on this day in history.
Aug 29 The birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud)
Aug 31 On this day in history belgium starts paying old age pensions
Aug 31 James Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon) on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies
Sep 01 In the year 1920 france creates Lebanon
Sep 01 Hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller) on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history lebanon created by France, Beirut becoming the capital
Sep 02 In the year 1920 w Somerset Maugham's "East of Suez," premieres in London
Sep 04 In the year 1920 craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook)
Sep 04 In the year 1920 last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
Sep 05 In the year 1920 fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness)
Sep 05 Iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders on this day in history.
Sep 05 Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27 on this day in history.
Sep 06 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63) on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio.
Sep 06 The first radio broadcast of a prizefight in the year 1920.
Sep 07 On this day in history harri Webb, poet
Sep 08 Air mail service between New York and San Francisco begins in the year 1920.
Sep 08 In the year 1920 uS Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF)