List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1920; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
All Metal Products Company
All Metal Products Company was an American toy company founded in 1920 and based in Wyandotte, Michigan for most of its history. It produced inexpensive pressed metal toys under the Wyandotte ...more
Arizona Public Service
Arizona Public Service Company is the largest electric utility, and the highest tax payer in Arizona, USA, and the principal subsidiary of publicly traded S&P 500 member Pinnacle West ...more
Banco Espírito Santo Financial Services
Banco Espírito Santo was a Portuguese bank based in Lisbon that on 4 August 2014 was split in two banks: Novo Banco, which kept its healthy operations, and a "bad bank" to keep ...more
Banque Misr Finance
Banque Misr is an Egyptian bank founded by industrialist Talaat Pasha Harb in 1920. The Egyptian government nationalized the bank in 1960. The bank has branch offices in all of Egypt's ...more
Baughan was a British cyclecar and motorcycle manufacturer in business from 1920 until 1936. Founded in 1920 in Harrow, Middlesex, from 1921 the company moved to Stroud, Gloucestershire. After ...more
W.K. Buckley Limited is a Canadian corporation founded in 1919, by William Knapp Buckley, that manufactures medicines for health problems such as the common cold. They also have children's ...more
C.R. England Inc.
C.R. England, Inc. was founded in 1920. It is a family-owned company offering temperature-controlled transportation services throughout North America. It has five different full truckload ...more
Commonwealth Edison, commonly known as ComEd, is the largest electric utility in Illinois, serving the Chicago and Northern Illinois area. The service territory roughly borders in Iroquois ...more
de Havilland Aerospace
de Havilland Aircraft Company Limited was a British aviation manufacturer established in late 1920 by Geoffrey de Havilland at Stag Lane Aerodrome Edgware on the outskirts of London. Operations ...more
Dobson Cellular Wireless
Dobson Cellular Systems, Inc. now part of AT&T Mobility, was a wireless telecommunications provider in several regions of the United States, including Alaska, Arizona, California, Kansas, ...more
Dong-a Ilbo Newspaper
The Dong-A Ilbo is the leading newspaper in Korea since 1920 with daily circulation of more than 1.2 million and opinion leaders as its main readers. The Dong-A Ilbo is the parent company of ...more
Eagle Electric Manufacturing
Eagle Electric Manufacturing Company, founded 1920, was a maker of electrical devices, switches and circuit units based in Long Island City, New York, in the borough of Queens. The company was ...more
Ehrman is a German dairy manufacturer.
ELTA is a Lithuanian news agency based in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius. ELTA was founded in 1920 in Kaunas, the second largest city in Lithuania, by Juozas Eretas, the first director of the ...more
Fairchild Aircraft Ltd.
The Fairchild Aircraft Ltd. of Longueuil, Quebec, Canada was an aircraft manufacturer in the period 1920-1950. It served as a subsidiary of the Fairchild Aircraft company of the United States.
Fellesbanken was a Norwegian bank that existed between 1920 and 1985 with offices in Oslo, Norway. It was created as a central bank for the Norwegian savings banks as well as functioning as a ...more