What Happened on April 8, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • LONGA soccer team forms in Tilburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Carmen McRae (Clark), US jazz singer/pianist (Dream of Life)
  • Erik Pausin, Austrian figure skating pairs (Olympics-silver-1936)
  • Eva Dahlbeck, Swedish actress (Brink of Life), born in Saltsjö-Duvnäs, Stockholms län, Sweden (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Tomlinson Griffes, US composer (White Peacock), dies at 35