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Historical Events In May - 20

Thursday, 19 September 2019

1942  On this day in history uS Navy first permitted black recruits to serve  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On May - 20 uS Navy 1st permitted black recruits to serve  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On May - 20 french, British & US victory parade in Tunis Tunisia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  Failed assassination attempt made on Hitler by his own officers on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  US Communist Party dissolves on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On this day in history keith Miller scores 105 in the first Victory Test Cricket at Lord's  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Keith Miller scores 105 in the 1st Victory Test Cricket at Lord's on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On this day in history the birth of Cher, American actress  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On this day in history cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On May - 20 the first use of Israeli Air Force & first war victory, defeating Syrian army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1948  On May - 20 1st use of Israeli Air Force & 1st war victory, defeating Syrian army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1950  On this day in history 76th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Hill Prince wins in 1:59.2  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  On May - 20 chiang Kai-shek becomes president of Nationalist China  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1955  Argentine parliament accepts separation of church & state on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  Atomic fusion (thermonuclear) bomb dropped from plane-Bikini Atoll on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  Jordan government of Samir resigns on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On this day in history andre Eugene Maurice Charlot, actor (Summer Storm), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On May - 20 uS performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Ford wins battle with Chrysler to call its new car "Falcon" on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Japanese-Americans regain their citizenship on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Shah of Persia visits Netherlands on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Alfred Schutz, Austrian/US architect/philosopher, dies at 60 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Mauritania adopts constitution on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On this day in history white mob attacks "Freedom Riders" in Montgomery AL  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  Sukarno appointed President of Indonesia on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On this day in history buster Mathis defeats Joe Frazier to qualify for US Olympic team  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On this day in history pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On May - 20 yorkshire all out for 23 vs Hampshire at Middlesbrough  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  10,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  BBC bans Beatle's "A Day in the Life" (drug references) on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Albert Hartkopf, cricketer (one Test for Australia), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  US troop capture Hill 937/Hamburger Hill Vietnam on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  On May - 20 fred Sherman, actor (Chain Lightning), dies after a stroke at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  100,000 march in New York supporting US policies in Vietnam on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1315  Bonne of Luxembourg, wife of John II of France (d. 1349) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1364  On May - 20 birth of henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], British soldier/politican  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1470  On May - 20 birth of pietro Bembo, cardinal/theologian  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1537  Hieronymus Fabricius Ab, Aquapend Italy, physician (De Formato Foetu) was born on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1547  Melchior Bischoff, composer was born on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1554  On May - 20 birth of paulo Bellasio, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1593  Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist was born on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1593  Salomo Glassius, German theologian (d. 1656) was born on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0685  Death of King Ecgfrith of Northumbria (b. 645) on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1277  On May - 20 john XXI, [Petrus Juliani/Hispanus], Port Pope (1276-77), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1285  On May - 20 death of john II of Jerusalem, King of Cyprus (b. 1259)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1444  On this day in history bernardinus van Siena, Italian saint, dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1449  On this day in history peter, Prince/regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa Benfeitoria), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1471  Henry VI, king of England (1422-61, 70-71)/France (1431-71), dies on May - 20.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1503  On May - 20 death of lorenzo de Medici, Italian patron (b. 1463)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1506  On May - 20 christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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