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 Kenneth Iverson and Armin Mueller-Stahl.
Outside the Law, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 December 1920
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1920 ?
- Kenneth Iverson: Canadian computer scientist developed the APL programming language (d. 2004).
- Armin Mueller-Stahl: Tilsit, East Prussia -- Actor (Kafka, Music Box).
- Kenneth E Iverson: Canadian computer scientist (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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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1920 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- You're the Only Girl That Made Me Cry - Henry Burr
- The Argentines, the Portugese, and the Greeks - Nora Bayes
- Whispering - Art Hickman & His Orchestra