On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • British East Africa renamed Kenya and becomes a British crown colony

Famous Birthdays

  • Am├ília Rodrigues, Portuguese fado singer, born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1999)
  • Marcel Maeyer, Belgian sculptor and graphic artist, born in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium

Famous Deaths

  • Conrad Kohrs, German-born rancher (b. 1835)