December 20, 1991 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • A Missouri court sentences the Palestinian militant Zein Isa and his wife Maria to death for the honor killing of their daughter Palestina.
  • Paul Keating installed as premier of Australia

Deaths in History

  • Andries D Copier, Dutch glass designer (Guild glass), dies
  • Fop[pe] I Brouwer, biologist (Everything That Lives & Grows), dies
  • Sam Rabin, speaker of house, dies at 88
  • Simone Beck, French chef (b. 1904)
  • Stephen Birnbaum, US tourism writer, dies at 54