Friday 17 December 1920
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Armin Mueller-Stahl and Kenneth E Iverson.
Fantomas, directed by Edward Sedgwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
while Mary-Marie by Eleanor H. Porter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1920 ?
- Armin Mueller-Stahl: Tilsit, East Prussia -- Actor (Kafka, Music Box).
- Kenneth E Iverson: Canadian computer scientist (d. 2004).
- Kenneth Iverson: Canadian computer scientist developed the APL programming language (d. 2004).
- AL votes to let spitball pitchers to continue using it
- South Africa receives League of Nations mandate over SW Africa.
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