On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday

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