On This Day

September 20, 2011 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • The United States ends its "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, allowing gay men and women to serve openly for the first time.

Deaths in History

  • Burhanuddin Rabbani, President of Afghanistan from 1992 to 1996. (b. 1940)
  • Robert Whitaker, British photographer whose work was used on Beatles and Cream album covers, dies at 71
2011 in History