On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1920

Historical Events

  • 15th Davis Cup: USA beats Australasia in Auckland (5-0)
  • Gen Amos Fries appointed 1st US army chemical warfare chief

Famous Birthdays

  • Anwar Hussain, Pakistani cricketer (four Tests for Pakistan v India 1952-53), born in Lahore, British India (d. 2002)
1920 Highlights

About July 16, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer