On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Lores Bonney, Australian aviator, 1st female solo flight Australia to UK, born in Pretoria, South Africa (d. 1994)
  • Margaret Sutherland, Australian composer (Haunted Hills; The Young Kabbarli), born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 1984)
1897 Highlights

About November 20, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio