On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 2017

Historical Events

  • European Commission triggers first step of its article 7 procedure issuing Poland with formal warning of risk to voting rights

Music History

Lady Gaga signs Las Vegas residency deal for $75m at MGM Park Theatre

  • US House and Senate pass $1.5 trillion tax and jobs bill, the biggest tax overhaul for decades

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Francis Law, Disgraced American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church (1982-2002), dies at 86
2017 Highlights

About December 20, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius