On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Efim Golishev, Ukrainian painter and composer, born in Kherson, Ukraine (d. 1970)
  • Kermit Maynard, American cowboy actor (Valley of Terror, Saturday Roundup), born in Vevay, Indiana (d. 1971)

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Bendl, Czech composer, dies at 59