On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1920

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Republicans nominate Warren G. Harding for US president

29th US President Warren G. Harding
29th US President
Warren G. Harding

Famous Birthdays

  • Bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, King of Nepal (1955-72), born in Narayanhity Royal Palace, Kathmandu, Kingdom of Nepal (d. 1972)
  • Hazel Scott, Trinidadian singer and pianist, born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 1981)
  • Irving Howe, American writer and critic (World of Our Fathers), born in NYC, New York (d. 1993)
  • Robert Hutton [Winne], American actor (Torture Garden, Rocket), born in Kingston, New York (d. 1994)
1920 Highlights

About June 11, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini