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 This day in History - September 20
395 Historic Events for September 20
1984

Steve Goodman, folk singer/guitarist, dies at 36

Death
1985

Curtis Strong is convicted for selling cocaine to pro baseball players

Event
1985

Walt Disney World's 200-millionth guest

Event
1986

Wichita State Shockers blow a 35-3 lead; lose 36-35 to Morehead State

Event
1987

"Big River" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 1005 perfs

Event
1987

Michael Stewart

Death
1987

Dwight Clark ends NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions

Event
1987

Walter Payton scores NFL record 107th rushing touchdown

Event
1987

Jan Stephenson wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic

Event
1987

Alain Prost wins record 28th Formula one auto race

Event
1987

39th Emmy Awards: LA Law, Bruce Willis and Sharon Gless wins

Event
1988

Greg Louganis wins Olympic gold medal in springboard diving

Event
1988

Wade Boggs is 1st player to get 200 hits for 6 consecutive seasons

Event
1988

Roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54

Death
1988

Darrell Evans hits his 400th career home run

Event
1989

USAir overshoots runway at LaGuardia Airport in NYC, 2 people die

Event
1989

Musical "Miss Saigon," premieres in London

Event
1989

FW De Klerk sworn in as president of South Africa

Event
1990

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1990

Jackie Moran, actor (Janie, Barefoot Boy), dies of cancer at 65

Death
1990

Saddam Hussein demands US networks broadcast his message

Event
1990

Both Germanys ratify reunification

Event
1991

Lion's Terry Taylor reinstated after 1 year drug related suspension

Event
1992

Colleen Walker wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic

Event
1992

Frances votes in favor of Maastricht treaty

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