On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Medinah CC: Tiger Woods wins his 3rd PGA C'ship by 5 strokes from Shaun Micheel

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Tiger Woods

Famous Deaths

  • Bryan Budd, British soldier (Afghanistan), dies at 29
  • Claude Blanchard, French-Canadian singer, comedian and actor, dies at 74
  • Joe Rosenthal, American photographer (Pulitzer Prize-Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima), dies at 94
  • Richard Arthur de Yarburgh-Bateson, 6th Lord Deramore, British architect, dies at 95