1920 in the United States

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1920
in
the United States

Decades:
See also:

Events from the year 1920 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

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April–May[edit]

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August–September[edit]

October–November[edit]

December[edit]

Undated[edit]

  • Black Cross Nurses founded.
  • Van Wyck Brooks publishes The Ordeal of Mark Twain, arguing that Twain's genius was twisted by the conditions and culture of late 19th-century America. This begins a reassessment of Twain, who has been seen hitherto mainly as a humorous entertainer, and his contemporaries.

Ongoing[edit]

Sport[edit]

Births[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ruth Bought By New York Americans For $125,000, Highest Price In Baseball Annals" (PDF). The New York Times. January 6, 1920. Retrieved October 27, 2009.
  2. ^ "FAQs about Robert H. Goddard". Clark University. Archived from the original on November 3, 2009. Retrieved October 27, 2009. "When was the famous New York Times editorial about Dr. Goddard?"
  3. ^ "History of Alcohol Prohibition". National Commission on Marijuana and Drug Abuse. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  4. ^ Vick, Dwight (2010). Drugs and Alcohol in the 21st Century: Theory, Behavior, and Policy. Jones & Bartlett Learning. p. 128. ISBN 978-0-7637-7488-2. Retrieved January 18, 2011.
  5. ^ Film on YouTube.
  6. ^ "DeForest Kelley | American actor". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved August 10, 2019.

Further reading[edit]

  • Burns, Eric. (2015). 1920: The Year That Made the Decade Roar. New York: Pegasus Books. IMDB 978-1-605-98772-9.

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