What Happened on May 20, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 44th Cannes Film Festival: "Barton Fink" directed by Ethan and Joel Coen wins the Palme d'Or

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chic Bull Michael Jordan, named NBA's MVP

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • Jeff Reardon gains his 300th career save
  • Soviet parliament approves law allowing citizens to travel abroad

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Orbon De Soto, composer, dies at 65