On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Pentagon reports blacks constitute 11% of US soldiers in SE Asia

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonas Berqvist, Angelhorn SWE, hockey forward (Team Sweden, Olympics 1998)
  • Niklas Andersson, Kungalv Swe, NHL left wing (NY Islanders)
  • Sandy Schreur, Dutch soccer player (NEC)
  • Šárka Kašpárková, Czech athlete
  • Tony Stewart, American race car driver

Famous Deaths

  • Waldo Williams, Welsh poet (b. 1904)