On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1920

Historical Events

  • Stanley Cup Final, Mutual Street Arena, Toronto, ON: Jack Darragh scores a hat-trick as Ottawa Senators (NHL) beat Seattle Metropolitans (PCHA), 6-1 for a 3-2 series win
  • The (Anglican) Church in Wales disestablished

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestToshiro Mifune

Toshiro Mifune, Japanese writer and actor (Rashomon, Seven Samurai, Shogun), born in Tsingtao, China (d. 1997)

Actor & Writer Toshiro Mifune
Actor & Writer
Toshiro Mifune

1920 Highlights

About April 1, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries