On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Gottfried von Haberler, Austrian economist
  • Maurice Gilliams, Flemish writer/poet/essayist (Maria's Life)
  • Maurice Leyland, English cricket batsman (41 Tests, 2764 runs @ 46.06; Yorkshire 1920-46, 1,000+ runs in 17 consecutive seasons), born in Harrogate, England (d. 1967)
1900 Highlights

About July 20, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer