Historical Events In 1920
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Oct 02 William Cramond, psychiatrist/vice-chancellor (Stirling University) on this day in history.
Oct 03 Browns 1st baseman George Sisler gets his record 257th hit of season in the year 1920.
Oct 04 On this day in history george Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants)
Oct 05 Robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1920 1st brothers oppose each other in World Series, Cleve's Wheeler Johnston pinch-hits as brother Jimmy plays 3rd base for Bkln
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 On this day in history frank [Patrick] Herbert, US, sci-fi author (Dune)
Oct 09 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1 in the year 1920.
Oct 09 Jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas) in the year 1920.
Oct 10 In the year 1920 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 Alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band) on this day in history.
Oct 12 Cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series in the year 1920.
Oct 13 Albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame) in the year 1920.
Oct 13 On this day in history isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86
Oct 13 In the year 1920 world Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders
Oct 14 Part of Petsamo province ceded by Soviet Union to Finland on this day in history.
Oct 16 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56 in the year 1920.
Oct 17 On this day in history chicago Bears (as Decatur Staleys) play 1st NFL game, win 7-0
Oct 17 Montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity) in the year 1920.
Oct 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC
Oct 20 In the year 1920 max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
Oct 22 Harry Potts, soccer star/manager on this day in history.
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 In the year 1920 alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27
Oct 26 In the year 1920 t C Jones, PA, female impersonator
Oct 27 In the year 1920 league of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva
Oct 27 Nanette Fabray, San Diego Calif, actress (Katherine-One Day at a Time) in the year 1920.
Oct 27 Westinghouse radio station in East Pittsburgh, KDKA begins on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate