What Happened on January 4, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st Black baseball league, National Negro Baseball League, organizes
  • Amsterdam actors decide to strike for retirement benefits

Famous Birthdays

  • Benito Perez Galdos, Spanish writer (Fortunata y Jacinta)
  • William Egan Colby, CIA director (Nixon)

Famous Deaths

  • Benito Pérez Galdós, Spanish novelist (b. 1843)