On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st US indoor curling rink opens (Brookline, Mass)
  • King Constantine I is restored as King of the Hellenes after the death of his son Alexander I of Greece and a plebiscite.

Famous Birthdays

  • David Susskind, American TV host (Open End, David Susskind Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Ragnild Hveger, Danish 400m swimmer (Olympic silver 1936) [NS]
  • [Little] Jimmy Dickens, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in Bolt, West Virginia