On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Thomas, American reporter and UPI journalist (starts press conferences), born in Winchester, Kentucky (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Rebikov, Russian pianist and composer, dies at 54
1920 Highlights

About August 4, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo