On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Tarjei Vesaas, Norwegian poet and author (Det Store Spelet), born in Vinje, Telemark, Norway (d. 1970)
1897 Highlights

About August 20, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo