On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1920

Historical Events

  • 14th Davis Cup: Australasia beats Great Britain in Sydney (4-1)

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Cuthbert Coleman, British economic historian (d. 1995)
  • Errol Walton Barrow, Prime Minister of Barbados (DLP) (1966-76, 1986-87)
  • Torsten Nilsson, Swedish organist, choral director, and composer (Out of the Night of the Earth), born in Höör, Sweden (d. 1999)
1920 Highlights

About January 21, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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