April 20, 1920 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Balfour Declaration recognized, makes Palestine a British Mandate

British Prime Minister Arthur Balfour
British Prime Minister
Arthur Balfour
  • Tornadoes kill 219 in Alabama & Mississippi

Birthdays in History

  • John Paul Stevens, American lawyer, 103rd Supreme Court Justice (1975-2010), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Ronald Speirs, American Army officer (CO of Easy Company), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2007)