What Happened on May 20, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "I Love My Wife" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 864 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st western pop star to tour USSR-Elton John

Singer Elton John
Elton John

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Coca-Cola Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez

Famous Birthdays

  • Tamika Thomas, Miss Michigan Teen USA (1996)