On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1920

Historical Events

  • East and West Prussia vote in a plebiscite to become part of Germany, though a slice of West Prussia will be handed to Poland to provide a 'Polish Corridor'

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestYul Brynner

Yul Brynner, Russian-Swiss actor (The King and I, The Ten Commandments), born in Primorsky Krai, Russia (d. 1985)


1920 Highlights

About July 11, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer