On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match

Famous Birthdays

  • Armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen (1st Miss Universe, 1952), born in Muhos, Finland
  • Sneaky Pete Kleinow, American country-rock musician (Flying Burrito Brothers), born in South Bend, Indiana (d. 2007)