Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 31 May 2020
May 06 John Henderson, Lord-Lieutenant (Berkshire England) on this day in history.
May 07 USSR recognizes Georgia's independence in the year 1920.
May 07 In the year 1920 uSSR recognizes independence of Georgia
May 08 46th Kentucky Derby: Ted Rice aboard Paul Jones wins in 2:09 in the year 1920.
May 08 In the year 1920 maurice Cranston, political scientist
May 09 Richard Adams, author (Day Gone By) on this day in history.
May 10 John Wesley Hyatt, inventor/plastics pioneer, dies on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history beryl Bryden, jazz singer
May 11 William D Howells, US author (A Woman's Reason), dies at 83 on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history ratu Kasmisere Mara, PM of Fiji (1960-70, 70- )/pres (1994- )
May 14 In the year 1920 wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 300th game vs Detroit
May 15 Hugh Henry Home Popham, aviator/writer/poet on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1920 soccer team ADO '20 forms in Heemskerk
May 16 In the year 1920 joan of Arc (Jean D'arc) canonized a saint
May 16 Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc) canonized a saint in Rome in the year 1920.
May 16 On this day in history martine Carol, [Maryse Mopurer], Saint-Mande France, actress (Nana)
May 16 In the year 1920 spanish bullfighter Joselito is fatally gored fighting his last bull
May 16 Switzerland joins the League of Nations on this day in history.
May 17 1st De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history harriet Van Horne, Syracuse NY, columnist/panelist (Leave it to Girls)
May 17 Maitland Hathorn, cricketer (325 runs in 12 Tests S Afr 1901-11), dies on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1920 the first De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol
May 18 On this day in history 46th Preakness: Clarence Kummer aboard Man o' War wins in 1:51.6
May 18 In the year 1920 john Paul II, [Karol Wojtyla], Poland, Pope (1978-2005)
May 20 In the year 1920 betty Driver, actress (Penny Paradise)
May 20 Policemen raid the Cubs' bleachers & arrest 24 fans for gambling on this day in history.
May 21 Anthony Steel, London, actor (Malta Story, Wooden Horse) in the year 1920.
May 22 Hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic in the year 1920.
May 23 On this day in history helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola)
May 23 In the year 1920 pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Pacem Dei
May 26 On this day in history jack Cheetham, cricketer (South African batsman, Test capt early 50's)
May 27 Michael Webster, CEO (DRG) in the year 1920.
May 27 In the year 1920 tatar ASSR forms in Russian SFSR
May 27 Tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR on this day in history.