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 This day in History - August 20
398 Historic Events for August 20
1993

Howard Stern is fired from WLUP-AM, Chicago

Event
1993

Bernard Delfgaauw, philosopher (Johnson murderer!), dies at 80

Death
1993

Colin Jackson runs world record 110m hurdles (12.91)

Event
1993

Mother Teresa hospitalized with malaria

Event
1994

Kalman Kahana, Polish co-founder of state Israel, dies at 81

Death
1994

Ferry boat sinks at Chandpur Bangladesh, 300-350 killed

Event
1994

Archbishop Quarracino wants all homosexuals to leave Argentina

Event
1994

109.8øF (43.2øC) in Cordoba Spain

Event
1994

White buffalo, Janesville Wisconsin

Birth
1994

Aleksander Petrovic, film Director, dies at 65

Death
1995

Paul Foster, singer, dies at 75

Death
1995

John E Gilmore, tenor Saxophonist, dies at 63

Death
1995

Hugo Pratt, graphic artist, dies at 68

Death
1995

Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist, dies at 64

Death
1995

William Kennedy, baseball player, dies at 76

Death
1995

Von McDaniel, baseball player, dies at 56

Death
1995

Kerrie Webb wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

Event
1995

Indians' Jose Mesa sets record with his 37th consecutive save

Event
1995

"Play's the Thing" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 75 perfs

Event
1996

George Brian Snape, businessman/rugby league entrepreneur, dies at 81

Death
1996

Rio Reiser, rock singer, dies at 46

Death
1996

India defeat Pakistan in Under-15 World Challenge Final at Lord's

Event
1997

Shelly Moore, 18, of Tenn, crowned 15th Miss Teen USA

Event