What Happened on August 20, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Belgium shortens military conscription to 12 months

Famous Birthdays

  • Missie McGeorge, Pueblo CO, LPGA golfer (1994 PING-Cellular One)
  • Richard DeStasio, horse trainer

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Kubin, Austrian writer and illustrator, dies at 82