What Happened on November 8, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Actress Edna Lewis Thomas debuts at Putnam Theatre Brooklyn
  • Baseball meeting to depose Ban Johnson is set for Nov 12th

Famous Birthdays

  • Esther Rolle, American actress (d. 1998)
  • Eugênio de Araújo Sales, Brazilian cardinal

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR 1908-12), dies at 83
  • Salomon Anski, Russian/Polish yiddish author (Dibboek), dies at 57