On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1920

Historical Events

  • 1st US postage stamps printed without the words United States or US

Famous Birthdays

  • Rita Streich, German singer
  • Willis Conover, American broadcaster (Voice of America), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1996)
1920 Highlights

About December 18, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius