On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1987

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Don Mattingly ties 1st base fielding record with 22 put-outs

MLB 1st Baseman Don Mattingly
MLB 1st Baseman
Don Mattingly

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Wilson, American rock (Panic! At The Disco), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nicola Benedetti, Scottish classical violinist, born in West Kilbride, North Ayrshire

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Egan, American actor (Empire, Redigo, Pollyanna), dies of cancer at 63
1987 Highlights

About July 20, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer