February 20, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Major General Idi Amin Dada appoints himself president of Uganda
  • National Emergency Center erroneously orders US radio & TV stations to go off the air. Mistake wasn't resolved for 30 minutes

Birthdays in History

  • Shalanda Burt, US murderess
  • Shawn McKenzie, American programmer