Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Oct 02 William Cramond, psychiatrist/vice-chancellor (Stirling University) in the year 1920.
Oct 03 In the year 1920 browns 1st baseman George Sisler gets his record 257th hit of season
Oct 04 George Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian
Oct 06 1st brothers oppose each other in World Series, Cleve's Wheeler Johnston pinch-hits as brother Jimmy plays 3rd base for Bkln on this day in history.
Oct 06 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history georg Leber, German politician (SPD)
Oct 08 Frank [Patrick] Herbert, US, sci-fi author (Dune) on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1920 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1
Oct 09 In the year 1920 jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas)
Oct 10 On this day in history 1st Grandslam in WS (Smith) & 1st unassisted triple play (Wambsganss)
Oct 10 In the year 1920 the birth of Thelonius Monk, Celebrated US Jazz pianist and composer
Oct 12 In the year 1920 alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band)
Oct 12 Cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series in the year 1920.
Oct 13 On this day in history albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame)
Oct 13 On this day in history isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86
Oct 13 World Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders on this day in history.
Oct 14 Part of Petsamo province ceded by Soviet Union to Finland in the year 1920.
Oct 16 In the year 1920 alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
Oct 17 Chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0 on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1920 montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity)
Oct 18 In the year 1920 anita O'Day, vocalist/actress (Outfit, Zigzag, Jazz on a Summer Day)
Oct 19 LaWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons) on this day in history.
Oct 20 "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC in the year 1920.
Oct 20 On this day in history max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
Oct 22 Harry Potts, soccer star/manager in the year 1920.
Oct 23 Chicago grand jury indicts Abe Attell, Hal Chase, & Bill Burns as go-betweens in Black Sox World Series scandal on this day in history.
Oct 24 Louise H "Lous" Hensen, actress (Medea, Uncle Wanja) in the year 1920.
Oct 25 Alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27 on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history t C Jones, PA, female impersonator
Oct 27 On this day in history league of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva
Oct 27 Nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time) on this day in history.
Oct 27 Westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins in the year 1920.
Oct 29 On this day in history baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate