July 20, 1932 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Franz von Papen launches a coup against the Prussian government
  • In Washington, D.C., police fire tear gas on World War I veterans part of the Bonus Expeditionary Force who attempt to march to the White House.

Birthdays in History

  • Otto Schily, German politician

Deaths in History

  • RenĂ© Bazin, French novelist (b. 1853)