On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1991

Historical Events

  • 44th Cannes Film Festival: "Barton Fink" directed by Ethan and Joel Coen wins the Palme d'Or

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chicago Bull Michael Jordan, named NBA's MVP

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • Jeff Reardon gains his 300th career save
  • Soviet parliament approves law allowing citizens to travel abroad

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Orbon De Soto, Cuban composer, dies at 65
1991 Highlights

About May 20, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Victoria Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus