On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Great Britain's monument to her war dead, the Cenotaph in Whitehall, designed by Edwin Lutyens, unveiled
  • The burials of unknown soldiers take place simultaneously in Westminster Abbey, London, and at the Arc de Triomphe, Paris.

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy Jenkins, British MP (Labour)