What Happened on November 20, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 57th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Tony Stewart wins
  • 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

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 singer (b. 1925)
  • Manouchehr Atashi, Persian poet, dies at 74
  • Sheldon Gardner, American psychologist (b. 1934)