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Events in Sport in November 1920

  • Nov 1 American fishing schooner 'Esperanto' defeats Canadian yacht 'Delawana' in the first International Fishing Schooner Championship Races off Halifax, Nova Scotia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 8 Baseball meeting to depose Ban Johnson is set for Nov 12th

Founder of Baseball's American League Ban Johnson
Founder of Baseball's American League
Ban Johnson

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Nov 12 Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis elected 1st baseball commissioner

1st MLB Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis
1st MLB Commissioner
Kenesaw Mountain Landis