On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1920

Historical Events

  • 1st game of National Negro Baseball League played in Indianapolis

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Gilboa [Erwin Goldberg], Israeli composer, born in KoŇ°ice, Czechoslovakia (d. 2007)
  • Jean-Marie Auberson, Swiss conductor, born in Chavornay, Switzerland (d. 2004)
  • Otto Buchsbaum, Austrian writer and ecological activist, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2000)
1920 Highlights

About May 2, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus