What Happened on March 20, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Marines land in Nicaragua to protect US citizens
  • Uprising in Matabeleland

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Walker, director (I Married Joan), born in Ottumwa, Iowa
  • Sam Wren, American actor (Marked Woman, The Old Grey Mayor), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1962)