On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1920

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • German-Latvian peace treaty signed
  • Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti are arrested on charges and robbery of a paymaster at a shoe factory in Massachusetts, US - the two men will executed
  • Polish troops occupy Kiev

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Woodrow Wilson makes Communist Labor Party illegal

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Hidalgo Moya, American architect and designer (Skylon), born in Los Gatos, California (d. 1994)