On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 2019

Historical Events

  • Britain's Prince Andrew announces he is stepping back from public duties after outcry from disastrous interview on his friendship with Jeffry Epstein
  • Oxford Dictionaries word of the year is "climate emergency"
  • Snakes lived with hind legs for 70 million years (Najash rionegrina), according to research from La Buitrera Palaeontological Area, Argentina, published in "Science Advances"
  • US Ambassador Gordon Sondland testifies in impeachment inquiry that “We followed the president’s orders.” and that “everyone was in the loop” over Ukraine dealings

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Cox, American NFL kicker (NFL champion 1969; Pro Bowl 1970; Minnesota Vikings all-time leading scorer), dies at 80
2019 Highlights

About November 20, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio