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Monday February 20, 2017

February 20: Day of the Week

February 20, 2017 is the 51st day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 314 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

February 20 Historical Event(s)

  • 1798
    Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power.
  • 1810
    Andreas Hofer, Tirolean patriot and leader of rebellion against Napoleon’s forces, is executed.
  • 1813
    Manuel Belgrano defeats the royalist army of Pío de Tristán during the Battle of Salta.
  • 1877
    Tchaikovsky’s ballet Swan Lake receives its première performance at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.
  • 1920
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Monkey in Chinese astrology.
  • 1933
    Adolf Hitler secretly meets with German industrialists to arrange for financing of the Nazi Party’s upcoming election campaign.
  • 1935
    Caroline Mikkelsen becomes the first woman to set foot in Antarctica.
  • 1942
    Lieutenant Edward O'Hare becomes America’s first World War II flying ace.
  • 1943
    The Parícutin volcano begins to form in Parícutin, Mexico.
  • 1989
    An IRA bomb destroys a section of a British Army barracks in Ternhill, England

Who were born on February 20?

  • 1745
    Henry James Pye, English poet (d. 1813)
  • 1867
    Louise, Princess Royal and Duchess of Fife (d. 1931)
  • 1880
    Jacques d'Adelswärd-Fersen, French aristocrat and novelist (d. 1923)
  • 1919
    James O'Meara, British Battle of Britain Spitfire Flying Ace (d. 1974)
  • 1929
    Amanda Blake, American actress (d. 1989)
  • 1936
    Larry Hovis, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1937
    Roger Penske, American racing driver, race team owner and entrepreneur
  • 1947
    André van Duin, Dutch comedian
  • 1953
    Poison Ivy, American musician (The Cramps)
  • 1973
    Kimberley Davies, Australian actress

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