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Monday February 20, 2017

February 20: Day of the Week

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

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February 20 Historical Event(s)

  • 1472
    Orkney and Shetland are pawned by Norway to Scotland in lieu of a dowry for Margaret of Denmark.
  • 1685
    René-Robert Cavelier establishes Fort St. Louis at Matagorda Bay thus forming the basis for France’s claim to Texas.
  • 1798
    Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power.
  • 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.
  • 1901
    The legislature of Hawaii Territory convenes for the first time.
  • 1959
    The Avro Arrow program to design and manufacture supersonic jet fighters in Canada is cancelled by the Diefenbaker government amid much political debate.
  • 1978
    The last Order of Victory is bestowed upon Leonid Brezhnev.
  • 1985
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Ox in Chinese astrology.
  • 1991
    A gigantic statue of Albania’s long-time leader, Enver Hoxha, is brought down in the Albanian capital Tirana, by mobs of angry protesters.

Who were born on February 20?

  • 1743
    Anna Laetitia Barbauld, English poet (d. 1825)
  • 1907
    Malcolm Atterbury, American actor (d. 1992)
  • 1943
    Antonio Inoki, Japanese professional wrestler
  • 1946
    Sandy Duncan, American singer and actress
  • 1948
    Jennifer O'Neill, Brazilian-born actress
  • 1951
    Phil Neal, English footballer
  • 1964
    Rodney Rowland, American actor
  • 1967
    David Herman, American comedian
  • 1969
    Siniša Mihajlović, Serbian footballer
  • 1983
    Justin Verlander, American baseball player

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