What Happened on March 20, 1906

Historical Events

Captain Brassbound's Conversion

George Bernard Shaw's play "Captain Brassbound's Conversion" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Abraham Beame, American politician (Mayor of New York City, 1974-44, 1st Jewish mayor), born in London, England (d. 2001)
  • Oswald "Ozzie" Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 1975)
  • Pavel Parenago, Soviet scientist and astronomer (stellar astronomy), born in Krasnodar, Russia (d. 1960)
Born in 1906
1906 Highlights

About March 20, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 117 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces