What Happened on November 20, 1914

Historical Events

  • US State Department starts requiring photographs for passports

Famous Birthdays

  • (Clifton) "Skeeter" Best, American jazz guitarist (Erskine Hawkins; Earl Hines; Oscar Pettiford; Ray Charles; Milt Jackson), born in Kinson, North Carolina (d. 1985)
  • Emilio Pucci, Italian fashion designer (Neiman-Marcus Award-1954), born in Naples, Italy (d. 1992)
1914 Highlights

About November 20, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio