What Happened on November 20, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music awardsMusic Awards

2nd Country Music Association Award: Glen Campbell & Tammy Wynette wins

Country singer Tammy Wynette
Country singer
Tammy Wynette
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Tarango, California, tennis star (defaulted 1995 Wimbledon)
  • Keith Rucker, NFL defensive tackle (Cin Bengals)
  • Ming Na-Wen, actress (ER, One Night Stand, Lien-As the World Turns)
  • Richard Clarke, Yachter Finn (Olympics-96), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Cathy Lewis, actress (Deidre-Hazel), dies of cancer at 50
  • Helen Gardner, silent film actress (Sandra), dies