On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1920

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pulitzer prize awarded to Eugene O'Neill (Beyond the Horizon)

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Playwright
Eugene O'Neill

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank G. Clement, Governor of Tennessee (d. 1969)
  • Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Polish-born cr
  • Michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist
  • Tex Schramm, American football team president and general manager (d. 2003)
  • Yolande Donlan, British-American actress (Jigsaw, Expresso Bongo, Penny Princess), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2014)
1920 Highlights

About June 2, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini