On This Day

Events in Film & Television in 1920

  • Jan 4 Amsterdam actors decide to strike for retirement benefits

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Jan 29 Walt Disney starts work as an artist with KC Slide Co for $40 a week

Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney
  • Apr 20 Big Show ends 2 year run on NBC radio
  • Nov 27 "The Mask of Zorro" directed by Fred Niblo and starring Douglas Fairbanks is shown in New York - 1st American superhero film