Friday 20 July 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 20, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kurt Seligmann and Giuseppe Ermini.
Watermelon Contest, directed by James White, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
- Kurt Seligmann
- Gottfried von Haberler: Austrian economist.
- Giuseppe Ermini: Italian lawyer, politician, minister, christian democrat.
- Maurice Gilliams: Belgian writer, poet, essayist, novelist, librarian, wrote autobiography.
- Maurice Leyland: English cricketer and coach (d. 1967).