On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • John La Montaine, American composer (Pulitzer 1959), born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 2013)
  • Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bangladeshi politician (founding father of Bangladesh, Prime Minister and President of Bangladesh), born in Tungipara, British India (d. 1975)
1920 Highlights

About March 17, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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