Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 24 September 2023
May 29 Robin Haydon, British diplomat on this day in history.
May 30 John Heawood, actor/singer/choreographer (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) on this day in history.
May 31 Edward Bennett Williams, lawyer/team owner (Redskins, Balt Orioles) in the year 1920.
Jun 01 In the year 1920 rKSV Volendam soccer team forms in Volendam
Jun 02 On this day in history michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist
Jun 02 Pulitzer prize awarded to Eugene O'Neill (Beyond the Horizon) on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1920 lord Brandon of Oakbrook, Lord of appeal (Ordinary)
Jun 04 In the year 1920 marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher)
Jun 04 On this day in history peace of Trianon between Allies & Hungary
Jun 05 In the year 1920 1st rivet driven on Bank of Italy headquarters at 1 Powell
Jun 05 On this day in history cornelius Ryan, US historian/writer (Italians: Face of a Nation)
Jun 06 Gen Wrangel opens offensive against red Army in the year 1920.
Jun 07 In the year 1920 georges Marchais, political leader (French Communist Party)
Jun 08 On this day in history a J Mottram, tennis player
Jun 08 Reds' Edd Roush falls asleep in center during long infield argument Heinie Groh goes to wake him, but ump ejects Roush for delay of game in the year 1920.
Jun 09 Isobel June Braybrooke English, novellist on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history zbynek Vostrak, composer
Jun 11 Bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, King of Nepal (1955-72) in the year 1920.
Jun 11 On this day in history republicans nominate Warren G Harding for president
Jun 12 52nd Belmont: Clarence Kummer aboard Man o' War wins in 2:14.2 on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history farmer Labor Party organized (Chicago)
Jun 12 On this day in history peter Jones, England, actor (From a Bird's Eye View)
Jun 13 Eiji Okada, actor (Traffic Jam, Yakuza, Ugly American) in the year 1920.
Jun 13 In the year 1920 essad Pasja, Albanian military man/minister, murdered at peace confer
Jun 13 On this day in history post Office says children could not be sent by parcel post
Jun 14 Helmer-Rayner Sinisalo, composer on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian, dies
Jun 15 Amy Clampitt, poet on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1920 de Zweef soccer team forms in Nijverdal
Jun 15 Michel-Gaston Carraud, composer, dies at 55 in the year 1920.
Jun 16 On this day in history john Howard Griffin, US, photographer/author (Black Like Me)
Jun 17 In the year 1920 beryl Reid, actress (Joseph Andrews, Psychomania, Yellowbeard)
Jun 17 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accept Anti-revolution law
Jun 18 Aster Berkhof, [Louis Van de Bergh], Flemish writer (Furious Christ) in the year 1920.