What Happened on August 20, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Miltary coup by General Pons & president Ibarra in Ecuador

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Shere, composer
  • J J Malone, US soul singer (It's a shame)
  • Justin Tubb, country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Ron Paul, US Congressman, 1988 and 2008 presidential candidate

Famous Deaths

  • Otakar Ostrcil, composer, dies at 56