Famous Deaths on August 20, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Upshaw, American football player and union leader (b. 1945)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Hua Guofeng, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (1976-81) and Premier of the People's Republic of China (1976-80), dies at 87

Paramount Leader of China Hua Guofeng
Paramount Leader of China
Hua Guofeng
  • Stephanie Tubbs Jones, American politician (b. 1949)