On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • A Syrian fighter pilot lands in Jordan and defects from the Syrian uprising
  • Western Libyan tribal clashes kill 105 people and injure 500

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Sarris, American movie critic (Village Voice), dies at 83
  • LeRoy Neiman, American painter, dies at 91