What Happened on May 23, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Pacem Dei

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola)
  • Sid Melton, American actor (Alf-Green Acres, Charlie-Danny Thomas), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Svetozar Boroević, Austrian field marshal (b. 1856)