On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 57th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Tony Stewart wins

Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Nalbandian of Argentina outlasts defending champion Roger Federer 6–7, 6–7, 6–2, 6–1, 7–6 in Shanghai, China to win his only career season-ending Tennis Masters Cup title

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer

Famous Weddings

  • Bollywood actor Zayed Khan (25) weds Malaika Parekh at the Grand Maratha Sheraton in Mumbai, India

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Whitley, American musician (b. 1960)
  • James King, American tenor, dies at 80
  • Manouchehr Atashi, Persian poet, dies at 74
  • Sheldon Gardner, American psychologist (b. 1934)