On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • American Fishing Schooner Esperanto defeats the Canadian Fishing Schooner Delawana in the first International Fishing Schooner Championship Races in Halifax.
  • Eugene O'Neill's "Emperor Jones" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • James J. Kilpatrick, American newspaper journalist and columnist (60 Minutes), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 2010)
  • Ted Lowe, English snooker commentator (Pot Black, BBC), born in Lambourn, England (d. 2011)