Today in History – November 20
Today is Tuesday, November 20. There are 34 days until Christmas.
On this date in 1947, Britain's future queen Princess Elizabeth married Phillip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh.
In 1984, the 50-billionth McDonald's hamburger was made.
In 1995, in a BBC Television interview, Princess Diana admitted to being unfaithful to Prince Charles.
In 2003, Michael Jackson surrendered to authorities in Santa Barbara, California where he was arrested on child molestation charges.
In 2014, President Obama announced his executive order on immigration, focusing on strengthening border security, deporting felons, and allowing illegal immigrants a means of staying.
Today is Absurdity Day, and Peanut Butter Fudge Day.
Comedian Dick Smothers of the Smothers Brothers is 79.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is 76.
Joe Walsh, of the Eagles, is 71.
Actress Bo Derek, from the movie, “10,” is 62.
Carly Rae Jepsen, best known for her hit single "Call Me Maybe" is 33.