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 This day in History - February 20
473 Historic Events for February 20
1901

Ren‚ Jules Dubos, France, US microbiologist/author (Health and Disease)

Birth
1902

Heavy surf breaks over Seal Rocks and damages Sutro Baths, SF

Event
1902

Ansel Adams, photographer (1966 ASMP Award)

Birth
1903

Ella Maillart, explorer

Birth
1903

Pierre Charles, Belgian heavyweight boxer

Birth
1903

Karel Janacek, composer

Birth
1903

Nick Young remains as NL president as AG Spalding ends challenge

Event
1904

Bramwell Fletcher, Yorkshire England, actor (White Cargo, Mummy)

Birth
1904

Aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80)

Birth
1904

Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer, dies at 83

Death
1904

Armin Loos, composer

Birth
1905

Jascha Golowanjuk, Swedish writer (Acrobat)

Birth
1907

[Ferdinand-Frederic-]Henri Moissan, chemist (Nobel 1906), dies at 54

Death
1907

Owain Jenkins, company director

Birth
1907

Nadine Conner, Calif, soprano (Carmen, Pamina-Magic Flute)

Birth
1907

Malcolm Atterbury, Phila, actor (Jonas-Thicker than Water, Apples Way)

Birth
1908

Grigori Yakovlevich Bakhchivangi, test pilot (BI-1)

Birth
1908

Rosalind Laura Burke, aviatrix

Birth
1910

Millicent Fenwick, (Rep-R-NJ 1975-82)

Birth
1910

Boetros Ghali, Egyptian premier, murdered

Death
1910

Julian Trevelyan, English Surrealist painter/collage maker

Birth
1911

Margot Grahame

Birth
1911

Robert Guyn McBride, Tucson Arizona, composer (Mexican Rhapsody)

Birth
1911

Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer, dies at 56

Death
1911

Peter Nicolai von Wilm, composer, dies at 76

Death