On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Judge Kennesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner
  • The Dalmatian coast between Italy and Yugoslavia is ceded to Yugoslavia

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Quine, American actor and director (How to Murder Your Wife, Clay Pigeon), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1989)
  • Sunset Carson [Michael Harrison] American western actor (Cat of Rockies, El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail), born in Gracemont, Oklahoma (d. 1990)