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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin Wilhelmina'Koningin Wilhelmina' (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as ' Koninkrijk der Nederlanden')
  • In The Netherlands , there was from September 9, 1918 to September 18, 1922 the cabinet Ruys de Beerenbrouck I, with Jonkheer mr. Ch.J.M. Ruys de Beerenbrouck (RKSP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 7 million citizens.
  • authorities arrest Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti for alleged robbery and murder.
  • After 74 days on Hunger Strike in Brixton Prison, England, the Sinn Féin Lord Mayor of Cork, Terence MacSwiney died.
  • Montreal, Quebec radio station XWA broadcasts the first regularly scheduled radio programming in North America.
Weather

The temperature on February 4, 1920 was between 2.5 °C and 7.8 °C and averaged 5.0 °C. There was 0.9 mm of rain. The average windspeed was 2 Bft (weak wind) and was prevailing from the west-southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from February 4, 1920 at Delpher

Born on February 4
Died on February 4

Names that were popular for boys in 1920
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Gerrit
  • Pieter
  • Adrianus
  • Petrus
  • Jacobus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Jacob
  • Antonius
  • Gerardus
  • Hendrikus
Names that were popular for girls in 1920
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Elisabeth
  • Catharina
  • Adriana
  • Hendrika
  • Petronella
  • Aaltje
  • Jacoba
  • Geertruida
  • Helena
  • Alida