July 20, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Germany occupiers forbid Dutch Communist Party (CPN) in Netherlands
  • Nazi collaborator Rost of Tonningen appointed director of Marxist

Birthdays in History

  • Tony Oliva, ball player, batting champ (AL Rookie of Year 1964)

Deaths in History

  • Y G Van de Peat, Dutch director of employment, commits suicide