On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1984

Historical Events

  • "On Your Toes" closes at Virginia Theater NYC after 505 performances

Sports History

Boston's Roger Clemens beats Twins, 5-4, for his 1st victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenny Vasoli, American rock singer-songwriter, and musician (Vacationer), born in Abington, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Bull, British actor and author (The African Queen, Tom Jones, Dr Strangelove), dies of a heart attack at 72
1984 Highlights

About May 20, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus