On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1932

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs clinch the NL pennant
  • Dutch South Seas rebaptized in IJsselmeer

Historic Event

Mahatma Gandhi begins a hunger strike against the way Hindu untouchables are treated

Famous Deaths

  • Max Slevogt, German painter, dies at 63
  • Wovoka, Paiute visionary
1932 Highlights

About September 20, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo