On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Ukrainian daily newspaper in US (NYC) begins publication
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity incorporates at Howard University

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Quebec Bulldogs center Joe Malone sets NHL record with 7 goals in a 10-6 win against Toronto St. Patricks at the Quebec Arena

Ice Hockey Player Joe Malone
Ice Hockey Player
Joe Malone

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Williams, English footballer (Wolverhampton, 30 caps), born in Bradley, Staffordshire (d. 2014)
  • Robert Hersant, press baron
  • Stewart L Udall, St Johns Ariz, US Secretary of Interior (1961-69)