On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Sam Moskowitz, American writer and historian of science fiction, born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1997)
  • Zeno Colò, Italian downhill skier (Olympic gold 1952), born in Abetone, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Lena Christ, German writer (The Rumplhanni), commits suicide at 38
1920 Highlights

About June 30, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer