On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 10,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam
  • 92nd Preakness: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 1:55.2
  • BBC bans the Beatles' "A Day in the Life" because of drug references

Famous Birthdays

  • Beate Reinstadler, Stuttgart Ger, tennis star (1989 Futures Israel)
  • Gabriele Muccino, Italian film director
  • Ramzi Yousef, Kuwaiti-born Pakistani terrorist