On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Royal Liverpool GC: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland wins wire-to-wire by 2 from Sergio Garcia & Rickie Fowler
  • Patrick Sawyer arrives in city of Lagos in Nigeria and collapses; he dies of Ebola five days later
  • The Israeli Defence Force enter Shuja'iyya, a populous neighbourhood of Gaza City, as part of their ground offensive focused on destroying tunnels crossing the Israel border