What Happened on November 20, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 26th Soviet Armoured Corps recaptures Perelazovski
  • British 8th Army recaptures Benghazi, Libya
  • NHL abolishes regular season OT until WW II is over

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Einstein, American comedian (Officer Judy, Super Dave Osborne), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Joe Biden, American politician (Vice President: 2009-2017), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania

47th Vice President of the United States Joe Biden
47th Vice President of the United States
Joe Biden
  • Meredith Monk, Lima, Peru, choreographer-composer-performing artist
  • Norman Greenbaum, American folk singer (Spirit in the Sky), born in Malden, Massachusetts
  • Paulos Faraj Rahho, Iraqi Chaldean Catholic bishop (d. 2008)