Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 07 March 2021
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 George Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants) on this day in history.
Oct 05 Robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian in the year 1920.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 07 Georg Leber, German politician (SPD) on this day in history.
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 Jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas) in the year 1920.
Oct 10 1st Grandslam in WS (Smith) & 1st unassisted triple play (Wambsganss) on this day in history.
Oct 10 The birth of Thelonius Monk, Celebrated US Jazz pianist and composer in the year 1920.
Oct 12 Alice Childress, US playwright/actress (Wedding Band) in the year 1920.
Oct 12 On this day in history cleve Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series
Oct 13 On this day in history albert Hague, Berlin Germany, actor (Mr Shorofsky-Fame)
Oct 13 Isaac Capadose, lawyer/evangelist, dies at 86 in the year 1920.
Oct 13 In the year 1920 world Series celebration in Wade Park brings out 50,000+ Clevelanders
Oct 14 On this day in history part of Petsamo province ceded by Soviet Union to Finland
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 Montgomery Clift, Omaha NE, actor (From Here to Eternity) on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1920 anita O'Day, vocalist/actress (Outfit, Zigzag, Jazz on a Summer Day)
Oct 19 On this day in history laWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons)
Oct 20 In the year 1920 "1st Year" with Frank Craven premieres in NYC
Oct 20 Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1920 harry Potts, soccer star/manager
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 In the year 1920 louise H "Lous" Hensen, actress (Medea, Uncle Wanja)
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 League of Nations moves headquarters in Geneva in the year 1920.
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 In the year 1920 baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate