On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 2002

Historical Events

  • A group of Iraqis opposed to the regime of Saddam Hussein take over the Iraqi Embassy in Berlin for five hours before releasing their hostages and surrendering.
2002 Highlights

About August 20, 2002

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo