What Happened on October 2, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Only tripleheader of twentieth century (Reds win 13-4, 7-3 then Pirates win 6-0)
  • The Chinese sign an agreement with the Russo-Asiatic Bank, largely French and Russian controlled, which will oversee the Chinese Eastern Railway, but give local supervision to China

Famous Birthdays

  • William Cramond, psychiatrist/vice-chancellor (Stirling University)

Famous Deaths

  • Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
  • Winthrop M. Crane, American politician, 40th Governor of Massachusetts, dies at 67