What Happened on April 7, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Cuthbertson, Australian-British stage and screen actor (Man and Superman; Captain Nemo and the Underwater City; The WInds of War), born in Perth, Australia (d. 1988)
  • Gino Marinuzzi, Jr., Italian-American conductor, symphonic and film score composer (Le Carrosse d’or), and electronic music pioneer (Fonosynth), born in New York City (d. 1996)

Ravi ShankarRavi Shankar (1920-2012)

Bengali Brahmin sitar master and Indian classical music composer (West Meets East; Concert for Bangladesh), born in Benares, British, India

  • Terence Armstrong, British polar geographer (d. 1996)
Born in 1920

Famous Weddings

Jimmie Rodgers

American country singer Jimmie Rodgers (22) weds Carrie Williamson

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Binding, German jurist (b. 1841)
1920 Highlights

About April 7, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries