Historical Events In 1920
Saturday, 16 January 2021
May 06 In the year 1920 john Henderson, Lord-Lieutenant (Berkshire England)
May 07 In the year 1920 uSSR recognizes Georgia's independence
May 07 On this day in history uSSR recognizes independence of Georgia
May 08 On this day in history 46th Kentucky Derby: Ted Rice aboard Paul Jones wins in 2:09
May 08 Maurice Cranston, political scientist on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1920 richard Adams, author (Day Gone By)
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 Ratu Kasmisere Mara, PM of Fiji (1960-70, 70- )/pres (1994- ) on this day in history.
May 14 Wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 300th game vs Detroit on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history hugh Henry Home Popham, aviator/writer/poet
May 15 In the year 1920 soccer team ADO '20 forms in Heemskerk
May 16 Joan of Arc (Jean D'arc) canonized a saint on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1920 joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc) canonized a saint in Rome
May 16 Martine Carol, [Maryse Mopurer], Saint-Mande France, actress (Nana) in the year 1920.
May 16 Spanish bullfighter Joselito is fatally gored fighting his last bull on this day in history.
May 16 Switzerland joins the League of Nations in the year 1920.
May 17 1st De Havilland double-decker flight (London) lands in Schiphol on this day in history.
May 17 Harriet Van Horne, Syracuse NY, columnist/panelist (Leave it to Girls) in the year 1920.
May 17 In the year 1920 maitland Hathorn, cricketer (325 runs in 12 Tests S Afr 1901-11), dies
May 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1920 hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic
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 Tatar ASSR forms in Russian SFSR in the year 1920.
May 27 In the year 1920 tatar ASSR is established in Russian SFSR