On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1986

Historical Events

Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Turnberry: Australian Greg Norman wins his first major championship at even-par, 5 strokes clear of runner-up Gordon J. Brand

Golfer Greg Norman
Greg Norman

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Craig, American actress (Snake Pit, They Live by Night), dies at 74
1986 Highlights

About July 20, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer