Historical Events on July 20, 1924

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 18th Tour de France won by Ottavio Bottecchia of Italy
  • Federation Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris
  • Tehran, Persia comes under martial law after the American vice consul, Robert Imbrie, is killed by a religious mob enraged by rumors he had poisoned a fountain and killed several people.