September 16, 1920 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • The "Wall Street bombing" occurs at 12:01 when a horse-drawn wagon explodes on Wall Street, New York, killing 38 and injuring 143

Birthdays in History

  • Hannie [Jannetje J] Schaft, "Girl with red hair"
  • Sheila Quinn, adviser (British Red Cross)

Deaths in History

  • Daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Polar History), dies at 32