On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1935

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJosé Mujica

José Mujica, 40th President of Uruguay (2010-2015), champion of the poor and former urban guerrilla with the Tupamaros, born in Montevideo, Uruguay

President of Uruguay José Mujica
President of Uruguay
José Mujica

Famous Deaths

  • Ivans [Jacob van Schevichaven], Dutch lawyer and detective writer, dies at 68
1935 Highlights

About May 20, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus