On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Roker, American weatherman (NBC, Today), born in Queens, New York
  • Don Stark, American actor (That '70s Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Quinn Buckner, American basketball player (Olympic gold 1976), born in Phoenix, Illinois
  • Tawn Mastrey, American disc jockey and music video producer (d. 2007)
  • Theresa Saldana, American actress (Raging Bull), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)