On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1920

Historical Events

  • 1st US indoor curling rink opens (Brookline, Mass)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

King Constantine I is restored as King of the Hellenes after the death of his son Alexander I of Greece and a plebiscite.

King of Greece Constantine I
King of Greece
Constantine I

Famous Birthdays

  • "Little" Jimmy Dickens, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in Bolt, West Virginia (d. 2015)
  • David Susskind, American TV host (Open End, David Susskind Show), born in NYC, New York
1920 Highlights

About December 19, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius