On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • John Demjanjuk, Ukrainian-born American auto worker, alleged Nazi and convicted war criminal (under appeal at death), born in Berdychiv uyezd, Kiev Governorate, Ukrainian People's Republic (d. 2012)
  • Stan Freeman, American composer (Melody Tour), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 2001)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Novelist and short story writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (23) weds novelist Zelda Sayre (19) at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York


Famous Deaths

  • Homer Newton Bartlett, composer, dies at 74
1920 Highlights

About April 3, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries