What Happened on July 3, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 33rd Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats Dorothea Chambers (6-3 6-0)
  • 40th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Bill Tilden beats Patterson (2-6 6-3 6-2 6-4)
  • Java Technical School, Bandung, opens
  • Royal Air Force holds an air display at Hendon, England

Famous Birthdays

  • John Ayers Lessard, composer
  • Louise Allbritton, American actress (The Egg and I, Stage Door, Got a Secret), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 1979)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Film director John Ford (26) weds Mary Smith (25)

Film director John Ford
Film director
John Ford