Today in History for 20th August 1991

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

- Dolphin Dan Marino surpasses Joe Montana as the highest paid NFL player with a 5-year extension for $25 million
- Estonia formally declares it's independence from the USSR
- Norbert Rosza swims world record 100m breast stroke (1:01.29)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 1 of 1

- Marko Đoković, Serbian tennis player

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Betty Bowden, British dancer/actress (Vote for Nigel), dies at 86
- Lenore Strunsky Gershwin, widow of Ira Gershwin, dies at 90

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