On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US balloon reaches height of 42.7 km (record)

Famous Birthdays

  • John Bolton, American security advisor and diplomat (US Ambassador to UN), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Richard Masur, American actor (David-One Day at a Time), born in NYC, New York
  • Samuel E. Wright, American actor (Enos, Ball Four), born in Camden, South Carolina