April 26, 1920 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Harlow Shapley and Heber D. Curtis hold "great debate" on the nature of nebulae, galaxies and size of the universe at US National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

Deaths in History

  • Srinivasa Ramanujan, Indian mathematician (number theory), dies of illness at 32