On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1920

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Polish troops commanded by Józef Piłsudski defeat the Soviets at the Battle of Warsaw (Miracle upon the Vistula)

Statesman and First Marshall Józef Piłsudski
Statesman and First Marshall
Józef Piłsudski

1920 Highlights

About August 15, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo