What Happened on May 20, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • US Navy 1st permitted black recruits to serve

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Hathcock, American Marine sniper (d. 1999)
  • Lynn Davies, long jumper
  • Paula, [Jill Jackson], Tx, singer (Hey Paula)
  • Simon Keswick, British financier/merchant (Hong Kong)