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Gregorian calendar 1920

Ab urbe condita 2673
Armenian calendar 1369
Bahá'í calendar 76 – 77
Buddhist calendar 2464
Coptic calendar 1636 – 1637
Ethiopian calendar 1912 – 1913
Hebrew calendar 5680 5681
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1975 – 1976
 - Shaka Samvat 1842 – 1843
 - Kali Yuga 5021 – 5022
Holocene calendar 11920
Iranian calendar 1298 – 1299
Islamic calendar 1338 – 1339
Japanese calendar Taishō


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 - Imperial Year Kōki 2580
Julian calendar 1965
Korean calendar 4253
Thai solar calendar 2463
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Year 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar.

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  • Hydrocodone, a narcotic analgesic closely related to codeine is first synthesized in Germany.

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  1. ^ Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry official: result of overcoming obstacles by first Azerbaijani diplomats was international recognition in Versailles Today.az
  2. ^ Robert H. Goddard. The New York Times. astronauticsnow.com/history/goddard/index.html 090118 astronauticsnow.com
  3. ^ June 13 On-This-Day.com
  4. ^ Carlisle, Rodney (2007). World War I. Facts on File. p. 291. ISBN 0-8160-6061-4. 
  5. ^ "1st World Jamboree". The Pine Tree Web. 1998. http://www.pinetreeweb.com/1920-jamboree.htm. Retrieved 2011-02-23. 
  6. ^ O'Farrell, Patrick (2004). "Mannix, Daniel (1864–1963)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/55446. http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/55446. Retrieved 2011-11-11.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)

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People of the year 1920 at Familypedia

207 people were born in 1920

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Heather Agyeman (1920-2000)
Albert Alabaster (1920-2000)James Alabaster (1888-1978)Alyssa Mac Sitric (1890-1958)
Alysson Alessandroni (1920-1992)
Miguel Aquino (1920-1999)
Verna Fern Armagost (1920-2000)Walter James Armagost (1891-1980)Mary Fern Buckingham (1895-1961)
Leslie Branch Ashby (1920-2001)Robert Turner Ashby (1876-1930)Emma Brooks (1875-1939)
Raymond Albert Ashman (1920-1973)Charles Ashman (1890-1959)Sarah Snyder (1893-1939)
Mildred Irene Augustine (1920-)John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970)Cora Arledge (1886-1963)
Jennifer Aumann (1920-2000)David Aumann (1899-1959)Patricia Muff (1898-1969)
Oswaldo Azucena (1920-2000)
Brittany Babbage (1920-1983)
Edith Condie Baird (1920-2005)James Alexander Baird (1891-1956)Ada Condie (1894-1965)
Sarah Bar-Lev (1920-1970)Adam Bar-Lev (1896-1958)Christine Almog (1893-1948)
Madeline Barrault (1920-2000)Jean-Luc Barrault (1879-1950)Audrey Dominiković (1888-1939)
Darlene Bartz (1920-2001)Stephen Bartz (1898-1955)Beatrice Drakenberg (1900-1975)
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73 children were born to the 97 women born in 1920

342 people died in 1920

 FatherMotherAge at death
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Lot Abraham (1838-1920)Chas Abraham (1812-1874)Eliza Abraham (1816-1900)
Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
Melvin Ohio Adams (1847-1920)Joseph Adams (1818-1891)Dolly Winship Whitney (1819-1901)
William John Adams (1842-1920)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
David Ahrendt (1847-1920)
Philo Washington Alden (1840-1920)Washington Brown Alden (1799-1859)Hannah Bartlett (1805-)
Walter Auber Alexander (1848-aft1920)William Alexander (1812-1886)Sarah Catherine Auber (1810-1874)
Ethel Maud Anlezark (1889-1920)Andrew Anlezark (1862-1908)Ellen McDonald Love (1869-)
Jennifer Armstrong (1840-1920)
Albert Henry Avard (1864-1920)David Avard (1839-1910)Elizabeth Newton (1841-1890)56
Sam Baar (1850-1920)
Henry Bailey (1837-1920)George Bailey (1812-1878)Mary Ann Porter (1806-1881)
Gordon Baird (1826-1920)
Maria Adelaide Louisa Baker (1855-1920)William Baker (1822-1907)Julia Ann Scanlin (c1824-1885)65
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15666 people lived in 1920

Lady Irina Bud de BudfalvaLord János Bud de BudfalvaBaroness Anna Tisza de Borosjenő et Szeged
Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Fyodor Yaroslavich of Novgorod (1219-1233)Yaroslav II Vsevolodovich of Vladimir (1191-1246)Rostislava Mstislavna of Smolensk (c1202-1244)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Thomas Aaron (1850-1932)Sarah Dobbs (1858-1948)
Hubert Charles Titus Aaron (1919-1941)Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Jemima Davis (1884-1966)
Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)
Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)Laura Barenboim (1882-1932)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Amanda Abadie (1898-1957)Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Jeanette Armellino (1860-1934)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Dominique Abasolo (1882-1947)Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)Nancy Haugen (1855-1929)
Jennifer Abaya (1918-1996)
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Events of the year 1920 at Familypedia

178 people were married in 1920.

 Joined with
Leila Adair (1897-1989)Gilbert Marion Gates (1898-1973)
Elsie Mabel U Adams (1897-1987)Roy Courtney Curtis (1897-1963)
Mahidol Adulyadej (1892-1929)Sangwan Talapat (1900-1995)
Catherine Elizabeth Albert (1899-1991)Bertie Clarence Eggins (1894-1977)
John Vaughan Apthorp (1844-1939)Mary Sarah Sargent (1844-1908)+Louise L. Phelps (1878-1963)
Elizabeth Hilda Avard (1893-1961)Harry Perrett (1897-1983)
Sarah Bach (1900-1968)Joseph Beli (1899-1962)
Petrus Johannes Bakker (c1891-)Geertruida van den Berg (c1895-)
Melvin Russell Ballard (1897-1982)Hannah Marie Covey (1899-1923) + Geraldine Smith (1904-1983)
Norman Bartley (1889-1950)Hilda Jane Eldridge (1897-1980)
Charles F Behle (1892-1967)Mabel E. Nicholson (c1891)
Clara Catherine Behle (1891-)Frank Lange (1893-)
Joseph Beli (1899-1962)Sarah Bach (1900-1968)
Mervyn Sharp Bennion (1887-1941)Annie Louise Clark (1899-1997)
Doris Manila Bird (1898-1954)Earl Edward Hedges (1897-1964)
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There were 0 military battles in 1920.

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