On This Day

December 20, 1906 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Venezuela (under vice-pres Gomez) attacks Dutch fleet

Birthdays in History

  • Dick White, British intelligence officer (Director General of MI5 1953–1956; Head of the Secret Intelligence Service 1956–1968), born in Tonbridge, Kent
  • Irving Krick, American meteorologist & inventor, born in San Francisco, California