What Happened on April 20, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
  • Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens, Tigers beat Cleve Indians 6-5

Famous Birthdays

  • David Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935)
  • Ed Jones, (Rep-D-TN, 1969- )
  • Frederick Craig Riddle, violist
  • Soewarsil Djojopoespito, Indonesia, writer (Toe the Line)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies at 64

Novelist Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker