On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1920

Historical Events

  • League of Nations recognizes perpetual neutrality of Switzerland, allowing Switzerland to rejoin the League
  • National Negro Baseball League organizes

Famous Birthdays

  • Boudleaux Bryant, American country music and pop songwriter (Rocky Top, Love Hurts, Bye Bye Love), born in Shellman, Georgia (d. 1987)
  • Eileen Farrell, opera soprano (Interrupted Melody), born in Willimantic, Connecticut
1920 Highlights

About February 13, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius