Historical Events In 1920
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Oct 02 On this day in history william Cramond, psychiatrist/vice-chancellor (Stirling University)
Oct 03 On this day in history browns 1st baseman George Sisler gets his record 257th hit of season
Oct 04 In the year 1920 george Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants)
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 in the year 1920.
Oct 06 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 in the year 1920.
Oct 07 In the year 1920 georg Leber, German politician (SPD)
Oct 08 Frank [Patrick] Herbert, US, sci-fi author (Dune) on this day in history.
Oct 09 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1 in the year 1920.
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 On this day in history alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band)
Oct 12 Cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 13 Albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame) in the year 1920.
Oct 13 Isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86 in the year 1920.
Oct 13 World Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders in the year 1920.
Oct 14 Part of Petsamo province ceded by Soviet Union to Finland on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
Oct 17 Chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0 in the year 1920.
Oct 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1920 laWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons)
Oct 20 "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC on this day in history.
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 in the year 1920.
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 T C Jones, PA, female impersonator in the year 1920.
Oct 27 On this day in history league of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva
Oct 27 In the year 1920 nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time)
Oct 27 In the year 1920 westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins
Oct 29 Baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate in the year 1920.