Historical Events In 1920
Sunday, 23 February 2020
May 29 Robin Haydon, British diplomat in the year 1920.
May 30 John Heawood, actor/singer/choreographer (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) in the year 1920.
May 31 In the year 1920 edward Bennett Williams, lawyer/team owner (Redskins, Balt Orioles)
Jun 01 RKSV Volendam soccer team forms in Volendam in the year 1920.
Jun 02 Michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist in the year 1920.
Jun 02 In the year 1920 pulitzer prize awarded to Eugene O'Neill (Beyond the Horizon)
Jun 03 Lord Brandon of Oakbrook, Lord of appeal (Ordinary) in the year 1920.
Jun 04 Marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher) on this day in history.
Jun 04 Peace of Trianon between Allies & Hungary in the year 1920.
Jun 05 1st rivet driven on Bank of Italy headquarters at 1 Powell on this day in history.
Jun 05 Cornelius Ryan, US historian/writer (Italians: Face of a Nation) in the year 1920.
Jun 06 On this day in history gen Wrangel opens offensive against red Army
Jun 07 Georges Marchais, political leader (French Communist Party) on this day in history.
Jun 08 A J Mottram, tennis player in the year 1920.
Jun 08 On this day in history 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
Jun 09 Isobel June Braybrooke English, novellist in the year 1920.
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 In the year 1920 republicans nominate Warren G Harding for president
Jun 12 On this day in history 52nd Belmont: Clarence Kummer aboard Man o' War wins in 2:14.2
Jun 12 Farmer Labor Party organized (Chicago) on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1920 peter Jones, England, actor (From a Bird's Eye View)
Jun 13 In the year 1920 eiji Okada, actor (Traffic Jam, Yakuza, Ugly American)
Jun 13 Essad Pasja, Albanian military man/minister, murdered at peace confer on this day in history.
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 Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian, dies on this day in history.
Jun 15 Amy Clampitt, poet on this day in history.
Jun 15 De Zweef soccer team forms in Nijverdal in the year 1920.
Jun 15 Michel-Gaston Carraud, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1920 john Howard Griffin, US, photographer/author (Black Like Me)
Jun 17 In the year 1920 beryl Reid, actress (Joseph Andrews, Psychomania, Yellowbeard)
Jun 17 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Anti-revolution law on this day in history.
Jun 18 Aster Berkhof, [Louis Van de Bergh], Flemish writer (Furious Christ) in the year 1920.