March 1, 1920 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Austria becomes a kingdom again, under Adm Horthy
  • Buriat ASSR, in RSFSR, constituted
  • Nikolaus Horthy is elected Regent of Hungary, which has adopted a constitution on 28 February

Birthdays in History

  • Howard Nemerov, US, 3rd US poet laureate/novelist (Blue Swallows)

Deaths in History

  • John H. Bankhead, U.S. Senator (b. 1842)
  • Joseph Trumpeldor, killed defending Tel-Mai against arab attack