What Happened on October 20, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 400,000 demonstrators against fascism in Madrid
  • Anti-fascist People's Front forms in Brussels

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Communist forces end their Long March at Yan'an, in Shaanxi, China, bringing Mao Zedong to prominence

Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party Mao Zedong
Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party
Mao Zedong

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Hank Greenberg is named AL MVP by the BBWAA, Wes Ferrell is runner-up

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Ohrbach, actor (Law & Order, Dirty Dancing), born in The Bronx, New York