Historical Events In 1920
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Aug 22 In the year 1920 anders Zorn, Swedish painter (Gustavus Vasa), dies at 60
Aug 22 In the year 1920 anthony Tuke, CEO (Savoy Hotel Groups)
Aug 22 The birth of Ray Bradbury, American author; 'The Martian Chronicles' on this day in history.
Aug 23 Aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke) on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1920 m R Rinehart & A Hopwood's "Bat," premieres in NYC
Aug 25 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) on this day in history.
Aug 25 Jef Diederen, Dutch painter in the year 1920.
Aug 25 The first US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!)
Aug 26 In the year 1920 the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is ratified, granting women the right to vote.
Aug 26 US Women given the right to vote in the year 1920.
Aug 27 James Molyneaux, MP (Ulster unionist) in the year 1920.
Aug 28 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1920 charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Airpot 95, Serpico)
Aug 29 In the year 1920 the birth of Charlie Parker, Legendary American Jazz musician
Aug 30 Ben Cami, Flemish writer/poet (Rose from Mud) on this day in history.
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 France creates Lebanon in the year 1920.
Sep 01 In the year 1920 hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller)
Sep 01 Lebanon created by France, Beirut becoming the capital on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history w Somerset Maugham's "East of Suez," premieres in London
Sep 04 Craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook) in the year 1920.
Sep 04 In the year 1920 last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
Sep 05 On this day in history fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness)
Sep 05 On this day in history iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders
Sep 05 Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27 in the year 1920.
Sep 06 In the year 1920 40th US Mens Tennis: Wm Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 16 75 57 63)
Sep 06 In the year 1920 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 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)