Friday 20 February 1920
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Liesbeth Tonckens [Wilhelmina] and Evgeny Dragunov.
Huckleberry Finn, directed by William Desmond Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1920 ?
- Liesbeth Tonckens [Wilhelmina]: Actress / lecturer (Free People).
- Evgeny Dragunov: Russian weapons designer (d. 1991).
- Amédée Passemard: French military pilot, youngest pilot of French airforce in 2nd World War, 59 times in action between September 1939 and June 1940, shot down five German planes.
- Jean-Marie Vauchy: R?ch?sy EXecutives.
- Karl Albrecht: German businessman co-founded Aldi (d. 2014).
- Yevgeny Dragunov: Russian weapons designer designed the Dragunov sniper rifle (d. 1991)
- An earthquake hits Gori Georgia, killing 114.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1920 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- You'd Be Surprised - Eddie Cantor
- My Isle of Golden Dreams - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?