What Happened on October 20, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


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Bob Dylan appears on "Saturday Night Live"

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
Bob Dylan

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John F. Kennedy Library dedicated in Boston

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • John Tate beats Gerrie Coetze in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Famous Birthdays

  • John Krasinski, American actor
  • Paul Ifill, Barbadian footballer
  • Paul O'Connell, Irish rugby player