On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Christy Fichtner, 23, (Texas), crowned 35th Miss USA
  • Flintstones 25th Anniversary Celebration airs on CBS-tv

Famous Birthdays

  • Dexter Blackstock, English footballer
  • LaLa Brown, American singer (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Naylor, English Canadian composer, dies at 78
  • Willem Pee, Belgian linguist, dies at 83