On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 2020

Historical Events

  • First US National Women's Rights convention opens in Brinley Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • David Barnes, New Zealand sailor (470 world champion 1981, 83, 84), dies from multiple sclerosis at 62
  • Ebbe Skovdahl, Danish soccer manager (Brøndby IF, Benfica, Aberdeen), dies from cancer at 75
  • W. C. Gorden, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Jackson State University 1976-91, record 119–48–5), dies at 90
2020 Highlights

About October 23, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio