On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "My Fair Lady" closes at St James Theater NYC after 384 performances
  • 19th Daytona 500: Cale Yarborough wins his 2nd Great American Race; Janet Guthrie first female NASCAR Cup Series driver; finishes 12th

Famous Birthdays

  • Amal Hijazi, Lebanese singer (Zaman), born in Kfarfila, Lebanon
  • Bartosz Kizierowski, Polish swimmer
  • Sarah Ryan, Adelaide SA Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • Stephon Marbury, NBA guard (Minn Timberwolves)
  • T.J. Slaughter, American football player

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

World No. 1 tennis player Arthur Ashe (33) weds photographer Jeanne Moutoussamy in New York City

Tennis Player Arthur Ashe
Tennis Player
Arthur Ashe