What Happened on May 20, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US Communist Party dissolves

Famous Birthdays

  • Boudouin de Groot, Dutch singer (Good night mister president)
  • Cipa Dichter, pianist/wife of Misha Dichter, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • David M Walker, Capt USN/astron (STS 51-A 30, 53, 69), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • Dietrich Mateschitz, Austrian businessman

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Joe Cocker, English rock vocalist (With a Little Help from My Friends), born in Sheffield England, (d. 2014)

Rocker Joe Cocker
Joe Cocker
  • Keith Fletcher, cricket captain (Essex & England)