On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1920

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Indians beat Bkln Dodgers, 5 games to 2 in 17th World Series
  • Construction begins on Holland Tunnel connecting NJ & NYC
  • Man O'War's last race & win

Famous Birthdays

  • Christy Ring, Irish hurler, born in Cloyne, Ireland (d. 1979)