On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 2020

Historical Events

  • Argentina is the first major Latin American country to legalize abortion (signed into law 14 Jan 2021)
  • San Antonio assistant Becky Hammon becomes first female to coach an NBA team after Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is ejected in a 121-107 loss to the LA Lakers

Famous Deaths

  • Alto Reed [Thomas Cartmell], American saxophonist (Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band), dies of colon cancer at 72

Dawn Wells

Dawn Wells, American actress (Gilligan's Island -"Mary Ann"), dies of COVID-19 complications at 82 [1]

  • Samuel Little, American serial killer (who confessed to 93 murders), dies at 80 [1]
2020 Highlights

About December 30, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn