On This Day

May 20, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Historic Event

Terence O'Neill, then Northern Ireland Prime Minister, is showered with eggs, flour and stones after a meeting of the Woodvale Unionist Association, a loyalist vigilante group

Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill
Northern Ireland Prime Minister
Terence O'Neill

Deaths in History

  • Kees van Dongen, Dutch/French painter, dies at 91