Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 31 May 2020
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 In the year 1920 the birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles'
Aug 23 In the year 1920 aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke)
Aug 23 In the year 1920 m R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC
Aug 25 On this day in history 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 25 Jef Diederen, Dutch painter on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history the first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 James Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist) in the year 1920.
Aug 28 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights in the year 1920.
Aug 29 Charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Airpot 95, Serpico) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1920 the birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician
Aug 30 On this day in history ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud)
Aug 31 Belgium starts paying old age pensions in the year 1920.
Aug 31 James Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies in the year 1920.
Sep 01 On this day in history france creates Lebanon
Sep 01 On this day in history hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller)
Sep 01 In the year 1920 lebanon created by France, Beirut becoming the capital
Sep 02 W Somerset Maugham's "East of Suez," premieres in London in the year 1920.
Sep 04 In the year 1920 craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook)
Sep 04 Last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria) on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1920.
Sep 06 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63) in the year 1920.
Sep 06 On this day in history detroit station WWJ airs the first pro boxing match to be broadcast on radio.
Sep 06 On this day in history the first radio broadcast of a prizefight
Sep 07 In the year 1920 harri Webb, poet
Sep 08 In the year 1920 air mail service between New York and San Francisco begins.
Sep 08 US Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF) on this day in history.