On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 2008

Historical Events

Sport awardSports Awards

16th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Candace Parker win

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Tiger Woods
  • British Open Men's Golf, Royal Birkdale GC: Irishman Pádraig Harrington successfully defends his Open title; shoots 4-under par over the final 9 to be 4 strokes clear of runner-up Ian Poulter

Famous Deaths

  • Artie Traum, American folk guitarist, songwriter, producer, and film maker, dies of ocular cancer at 65
2008 Highlights

About July 20, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer