On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Gedo, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Jason Blum, American producer, founder and CEO of Blumhouse Productions (Whiplash, The Reader, Split), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Vaginal Davis, American drag queen, author and performance artist, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Ansermet, Swiss (Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, 1918-67). and composer (Feuilles de Printemps), dies at 85
  • Jack Ingram, actor (Law of the West), dies of heart attack at 66
1969 Highlights

About February 20, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces