On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1984

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenny Vasoli, American singer

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? 36 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus