May 20, 1989 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • China declares martial law in Beijing
  • Walter McConnel, 57, is oldest to reach 27,000' Mt Everest top

Deaths in History

  • Gilda Radner, comedienne (SNL, Haunted Honeymoon), dies at 42
  • John R Hicks, English economist (Nobel 1972), dies