On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Alvin Dark (52-69) is fired, rehired, & fired again as manager of A's

Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Pekin CC: Kathy Whitworth wins by 7 strokes from Sandra Haynie

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Benes, American baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Evansville, Indiana
  • Michael "Sean" Hall, Williamsburg Va, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Tori [Terri Poch], American bodybuilder and former professional wrestler, born in Portland, Oregon