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 This day in History - May 20
444 Historic Events for May 20
1941

Archer's "Christian Calendar and Gregorian Reform" published

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1941

Former Dutch PM Colijn says Neth Indies not ready for independence

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1941

Germany invades Crete

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1942

US Navy 1st permitted black recruits to serve

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1942

Lynn Davies, long jumper

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1942

Paula, [Jill Jackson], Tx, singer (Hey Paula)

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1942

Simon Keswick, British financier/merchant (Hong Kong)

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1943

Ian Vallance, CEO (British Telecom)

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1943

Deryck Murray, cricket wicket-keeper (West Indian 1963-80)

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1943

Tison Street, composer

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1943

French, British and US victory parade in Tunis Tunisia

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1944

Boudouin de Groot, Dutch singer (Good night mister president)

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1944

Cipa Dichter, Rio de Janeiro Brazil, pianist/wife of Misha Dichter

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1944

David M Walker, Columbus Ga, Capt USN/astron (STS 51-A 30, 53, 69)

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1944

Joe Cocker, Sheffield Eng, rock vocalist (Little Help From My Friends)

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1944

Keith Fletcher, cricket captain (Essex and England)

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1944

US Communist Party dissolves

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1945

Harold E Ford, (Rep-D-TN, 1975- )

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1945

Lord Hollick, CEO (MAI)

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1945

Nikolai Nikolayevich Fefelov, Russian colonel/cosmonaut

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1945

Keith Miller scores 105 in the 1st Victory Test Cricket at Lord's

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1945

Wally Herger, (Rep-R-California)

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1946

Bakhaavaa Buidaa, Mongolia, wrestler (Oly-silver-1972) disqualified

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1946

Cher Bono, Cal, rocker/actress (I Got You Babe, Jack Lalane, Mask)

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1946

Craig Patrick, NHL coach

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