What Happened on December 13, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Francis G. Pease's interferometer at Mount Wilson Observatory is the first to measure the diameter of a star (Betelgeuse)
  • League of nations establishes Intl Court of Justice in The Hague
  • Netherland breaks contact with kingdom of Serbia, Croatia & Slavia

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Taylor, Freeport Pa, actor (Father's Little Dividend)
  • Frits Noske, Dutch musicologist (Signifier & the Signified
  • George P Schultz, US Secretary of State (1982-89)
  • Kaysone Phomvihane,/premier/president Laos (Pathet Lao) (1991-92)