On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Alistair Cooke, British-American TV host (Masterpiece Theatre), born in Manchester, England (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Georgy Voronoy, Russian mathematician (Voronoi diagram), dies at 40
1908 Highlights

About November 20, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio