On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1920

Historical Events

  • The Trial of Sacco & Vanzetti: Sacco and Vanzetti indicted for murder

Famous Birthdays

  • Alberto Calderón, Argentine mathematician, born in Mendoza, Argentina (d. 1998)
  • Bud Palmer, American basketball player (NY Knicks) and sportscaster, born in Hollywood, California (d. 2013)
  • Lawrence Klein, American economist who created computer models to forecast economic trends (1980 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2013)
  • Mario Benedetti, Uruguayan journalist, novelist and poet, born in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay (d. 2009)
1920 Highlights

About September 14, 1920

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo