On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • India defeat Pakistan in Under-15 World Challenge Final at Lord's

Famous Deaths

  • Beverley Whitfield, Australian swimmer (Olympic Gold 1972), dies at 42
  • George Brian Snape, businessman/rugby league entrepreneur, dies at 81
  • Rio Reiser, German rock singer (Ton Steine Scherben), dies at 46