What Happened on May 20, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances

Famous Birthdays

  • Bakhaavaa Buidaa, Mongolia, wrestler (Oly-silver-1972) disqualified
  • Bobby Murcer, American baseball outfielder (NY Yankees, SF Giants and Chicago Cubs), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 2008)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Cher [Cherilyn Sarkisian], American singer and actress (I Got You Babe, Jack Lalane, Mask), born in El Centro, California

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
  • Craig Patrick, NHL coach

Famous Deaths

  • Jacob Ellehammer, Danish inventor (b. 1871)