On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Corrie Moret-de Jong, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • El Fary, Spanish singer and actor, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2007)
  • George Thoma, German cross country ski jumper (Olympic gold 1960), born in Newstadt, Germany
  • Jim Bowen, British TV game show host (Bullseye) and comedian, born in Heswall, England (d. 2018)