On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1920

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: Gaston Chevrolet wins in 5:38:31.901 (142.617 km/h)

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Bennett Williams, American lawyer/team owner (Washington Redskins, Baltimore Orioles), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1988)
1920 Highlights

About May 31, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini