What Happened on October 15, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Verneuil, French-Armenian playwright and film director (Mélodie en sous-sol), born in Rodosto, Ottoman Turkey (d. 2002)

Mario PuzoMario Puzo (1920-1999)

American novelist (The Godfather, Cotton Club, Earthquake), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik Peter Staal, Dutch reformed officer and politician, dies at 75
1920 Highlights

About October 15, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra