What Happened on June 11, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday

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

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  • 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)
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