Monday April 19, 1920

US date format: 4/19/1920, UK date format: 19/4/1920

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 19, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Gene Leis and Frank Fontaine. The Toll Gate, directed by Lambert Hillyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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The Toll Gate

The Toll Gate

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: William S. Hart, Anna Q. Nilsson, Joseph Singleton, Jack Richardson



Directed by: Ruben Preuss



Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce, Myrtle Stedman

Country: United States of America

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield, Brandon Hurst, Charles Lane

Country: United States of America

Broken Silence

Broken Silence

Directed by: Luis Puenzo


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 19, 1920?


  • Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
  • Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
  • Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
  • Bicycle Day.
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  • 24th Boston Marathon won by Peter Trivoulidas of Greece in 2:29:31.

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - That Naughty Waltz
  2. - Just Like a Gypsy
  3. - Elder Eatmore's Sermon on Generosity
  4. - Chloe
  5. - That Tumble-Down Shack in Athlone

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