On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • (Alexander) "Duke" Burrell, American jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader (Louisiana Shakers; Louis Jordan; Johnny Otis), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1993)
1920 Highlights

About July 9, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer