On This Day

June 20, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Ash Brownridge, American conservationist (National Wildlife Federation), creator of Ranger Rick, born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2015)

Deaths in History

  • António Feijó, Portuguese poet and diplomat, dies at 58
  • James Mason Crafts, American chemist (Friedel-Crafts alkylation synthesis), dies at 78