On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 39th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

During an appearance on "The Tonight Show", Colin Farrell is confronted by telephone sex worker Dessarae Bradford, who had been stalking the actor

Famous Deaths

  • GĂ©rard Oury, French filmmaker (b. 1919)
  • Robert Cornthwaite, American actor (Thing, War of the Worlds, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?), dies of natural causes at 89
  • Ted Grant, British Trotskyist (b. 1913)