May 20, 1985 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1150 Lebanese/Palestinian prisoners exchanged for 3 Israelis
  • Dow Jones industrial avg closes above 1300 for 1st time
  • FBI arrests John A Walker Jr, convicted of spying for USSR
  • Israel exchanges 1,100+ Arab prisoners for 3 Israeli soldiers
  • US began broadcasts to Cuba on Radio Marti