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 This day in History - May 20
444 Historic Events for May 20
1967

BBC bans Beatle's "A Day in the Life" (drug references)

Event
1967

93rd Preakness: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 1:55.2

Event
1968

Kees van Dongen, Dutch/French painter, dies at 91

Death
1968

Albert Hartkopf, cricketer (one Test for Australia), dies

Death
1968

Phil Hansen, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1968

Damon Mays, NFL wide receiver (Pitts Steelers)

Birth
1969

Royal Beal, actor (Death of a Salesman), dies of cancer, at 69

Death
1969

Alberto Mancini, Argentina, tennis star

Birth
1969

Suzanne Lawrence, Humble Texas, Miss Texas-America (1991) (4th)

Birth
1969

Fred Sherman, actor (Chain Lightning), dies after a stroke at 64

Death
1969

US troop capture Hill 937/Hamburger Hill Vietnam

Event
1970

100,000 march in NY supporting US policies in Vietnam

Event
1970

Beatles' "Let it Be" movie premieres in UK

Event
1970

Niklas Andersson, Kungalv SWE, NHL forward (Team Sweden, NY Islanders)

Birth
1970

Missy Cress, Burbank CA, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets)

Birth
1970

2 die in a NYC subway accident

Event
1970

Jason York, Nepean, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)

Birth
1970

Terrell Brandon, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks)

Birth
1971

Jonas Berqvist, Angelhorn SWE, hockey forward (Team Sweden, Oly-98)

Birth
1971

Pentagon reports blacks constitute 11% of US soldiers in SE Asia

Event
1971

Niklas Andersson, Kungalv Swe, NHL left wing (NY Islanders)

Birth
1971

Sandy Schreur, Dutch soccer player (NEC)

Birth
1972

Michael Cox, Hannibal Missouri, 1.5k runner

Birth
1972

98th Preakness: Eldon Nelson aboard Bee Bee Bee wins in 1:55.6

Event
1972

Cornelis J van der Klauw, Dutch biologist/zoologist, dies at 78

Death