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 composer, born in Höör, Sweden (d. 1999)
1920 Highlights

About January 21, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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