What Happened on June 20, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • US President Harry Truman vetoes Taft-Hartley Act

Famous Birthdays

  • Candy Clark, Ok, actress (Man Who Fell to Earth, Q, American Graffiti)
  • David French, British director (Deep Sleep, Bingo)
  • Dolores Brooks, American singer (the Crystals)
  • Ivo Milazzo, Italian comic book artist
  • John Forbes, horse trainer
  • Josef Clemens, German bishop and Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Laity

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel, gangster, shot dead in Beverly Hills Cal

Mobster Bugsy Siegel
Bugsy Siegel