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 This day in History - November 20
393 Historic Events for November 20
1976

Judy Rankin wins LPGA Colgate-Hong Kong Golf Open

Event
1977

Egyptian Pres Sadat became 1st Arab leader to address Israeli Knesset

Event
1977

Steve Largent begins NFL streak of 177 consecutive game receptions

Event
1977

Walter Payton (Bears) rushes for NFL-record 275 yards

Event
1977

Maxie Wander, writer, dies

Death
1979

US's 1st artificial blood transfusion occurs at U of Minn Hospital

Event
1979

Sji'ieten occupies great mosque of Mecca, 100s killed

Event
1980

UA withdraws $44 million movie "Heaven's Gate" for reediting

Event
1980

Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight

Event
1980

Billy Martin named AL Manager of Year (Oakland A's)

Event
1981

Burundia adopts its constitution

Event
1981

Ringo releases "Stop and Smell Roses" album

Event
1981

El Salvador guerrilla group FMLN opens "limited offensive"

Event
1981

Anatoly Karpov, USSR retains world chess championship

Event
1981

Jilen Siroky, 200m breaststroke (Olympics-96)

Birth
1982

Drew Barrymore at age 7 hosts Saturday Night Live

Event
1983

NY Giants Butch Woolfolk ties NFL record of 43 attempts rushing

Event
1983

Cleveland Browns shutout Patriots 30-0

Event
1983

Marcel Dalio, actor (Casablanca), dies at 83

Death
1983

Richard Loo, actor, (China Sky), dies of cardio-pulmonary arrest

Death
1983

100 million watch ABC-TV movie "Day After," about nuclear war

Event
1983

"Marilyn: An American Fable" opens at Minskoff NYC for 16 perfs

Event
1984

McDonald's made its 50 billionth hamburger

Event
1984

Alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78

Death
1984

Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden wins NL Rookie of Year

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