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 This day in History - February 20
473 Historic Events for February 20
1983

Roland Liboton becomes world champ cross-country cycling

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1984

Fikret Dzhamil Amirov, composer, dies at 61

Death
1985

After defending his WBC flyweight championship, Sot Chitalada's check for $104,000 is stolen by a ringside pickpocket

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1985

Clarence Nash, voice (Donald Duck), dies at 80 of leukemia, in Calif

Death
1986

Jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch foreign minister (VVD), dies at 58

Death
1986

Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88

Death
1986

Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY

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1986

LA Dodger Orel Hershiser is 1st to win a $1M salary by arbitration

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1987

Bomb blamed on Unabomber explodes by computer store in Salt Lake City

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1987

David Hartman quits ABC's "Good Morning America," after 11 years

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1987

Ivan Brkanovic, composer, dies at 80

Death
1988

500 die in heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro Brazil

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1988

Andr‚ Hoffmann skates world record 1500m (1:52.06)

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1988

Brian Boitano wins Olympic gold medal in figure skating

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1988

Kelly Hrudy's 5th Islander shut-out win-Hartford 3-0

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1988

Peter Kalikow purchases NY Post from Rupert Murdoch for $37.6 million

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1988

Rob Druppers runs world record indoor 1000m (2:16.2)

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1988

Cornelia Oschkenat hurdles indoor world record 50m (6.58 sec)

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1988

Stefka Kostadinova high jumps indoor world record (2.06 m)

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1989

Members of 1949 Oklahoma football team cancelled an April reunion because of deplorable conduct of Oklahoma players

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1991

33rd Grammy Awards: Another Day in Paradise, Mariah Carey

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1991

"Taking Steps" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 78 performances

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1992

Ross Perot says he'll run for President on Larry King Show

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1992

Orthodox patriarch Shenouda III visits Netherlands

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1992

"Private Lives" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 37 performances

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