What Happened on January 20, 1920

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber passes school laws
  • The American Civil Liberties Union is founded

Famous Birthdays

  • DeForest Kelley, American actor, screenwriter, poet and singer (Star Trek), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1999)

Person of interestFederico Fellini

Federico Fellini, Italian film director and scriptwriter (8 1/2, La Dolce Vita), born in Rimini, Italy (d. 1993)

Film director, Scriptwriter Federico Fellini
Film director, Scriptwriter
Federico Fellini
  • Michael Higgins, American actor (Angel Heart, 1918, Wanda, Black Stallion), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2008)
  • Peter Clemoes, anglo-Saxon scholar
  • Richard John Copeland Atkinson, archaeologist
  • Sam M Gibbons, (Rep-D-FL, 1963- )
  • Thorleif Schjelderup, Norwegian author and ski jumper (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler (b. 1876)