DFS MB OD SDN Shop

Notice: As an Amazon Associate, the author of this website earns from qualifying purchases.


You are at the section Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age)

Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Age for March 20

Last Updated 03-22-2021

🎵Sam Lay -- is 86 in the year 2021 and 87 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1935 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Drummer, Blues Singer
Group Names: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

🎭🎵🎸Robin Luke -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1942
Hall of Famer, Actor, Songwriter, Rockabilly Singer
Misc: in the Rockabilly Hall of Fame
Song Titles: Susie Darlin'

🏆🏈🏀Pat Riley -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1945
Hall of Famer, College Football Player, NBA Coach, NBA Player
Names/Places: b. in Rome, NY; NN: Mr. Greasehair
Misc: over 600 wins; besides coaching the Los Angeles Lakers to four of their five NBA championships in the 1980s (1982, 85, 87-88), Riley also coined (and patented) the phrase "Three-peat" to describe winning a world championship three years in a row; he quit after 1989-90 season, then returned to coach NY Knicks in 1991; 2-time Coach of the Year (1990,93); reached 8th NBA Finals with Knicks in 1994, but lost to Houston in 7 games; entered 1994-95 season as all-time leader in playoff wins (131).
Sports Teams: University of Kentucky (player 1964-1967), San Diego Rockets (player 1967-1970), Los Angeles Lakers (player 1970-1975), Phoenix Suns (player 1975-1976), Los Angeles Lakers (assistant coach 1979-1981), Los Angeles Lakers (coach 1981-1990), New York Knicks (coach 1991-1995), Miami Heat (coach 1995-2003, 2005-2008)

🏆🏒Bobby Orr -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1948
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1966-1978; began skating at age 4 and was "adopted" by the Boston Bruins at 12. He began playing at 18, the youngest possible age, and earned Rookie of the Year honors in 1967. Orr won the James Norris Trophy 8 years in a row, led NHL in scoring twice and assists 5 times; All-NHL 1st team 8 times; regular season MVP 3 times (1970-72); playoff MVP twice (1970,72) with Boston; 270 goals and 645 assists
Sports Teams: Boston Bruins, Chicago Black Hawks

🏆🏁🏊Sandy Neilson -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1956 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Names/Places: aka Sandy Bell

🏆🏈Rickey Jackson -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1958
Hall of Famer, NFL Linebacker
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl
Sports Teams: New Orleans Saints (1981-1993), San Francisco 49ers (1994-1995)

✍🎭🏆🥊Steve Borden -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1959 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Author, Actor, Wrestler, Body Builder
Names/Places: ring name: Sting

🏆🏁🏊Igor Nikolaevich Polyansky -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.3/20/1967 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Soviet

🏆⚾🏈🏀Harlan Orville "Pat" Page -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1887 d.11/23/1965 (78)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure, Football Figure, Basketball Figure
Misc: Player and coach; In Basketball Hall of Fame; 1 National AAU title (University of Chicago, 1907); 3 National championships (1908, 1909, 1910); Helms Foundation All-America (1908-10); Helms Foundation National Player of the Year (1910)
Sports Teams: University of Chicago (baseball, basketball, and football player 1906-1910), University of Chicago (football coach 1911-1919, and 1932); basketball coach 1911-1920; baseball coach 1913-1920 and 1931), Butler University (football coach 1920-1925; basketball coach 1920-1926), Indiana University (football coach 1926-1930), College of Idaho (football coach 1936-1937, basketball coach 1936-1938)

🏆🎾Vincent Richards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1903 d.9/28/1969 (66)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎭Frank Stanton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1908 d.12/24/2006 (98)
Hall of Famer, TV Executive
Misc: of CBS

🏆🥊Ralph "Ruffy" Silverstein -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1914 N.S. d.4/5/1980 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

Did you enjoy this page? By clicking this text banner, you can pay $10 to help keep this website going. Please donate once a week. Thank you.

🎵Sister Rosetta Tharpe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1915 N.S. d.10/9/1973 N.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Gospel Singer, Folk Singer

✍🎭Carl Reiner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1922 N.S. d.6/29/2020 N.S. (98)
Hall of Famer, Novelist, Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Bronx, N.Y.
Misc: frequent game show panelist
Album Titles: The 2000 Year Old Man
TV Shows: Your Show of Shows, Sid Caesar Invites You, Caesar's Hour (as George Hansen), Dick Van Dyke Show (as boss Alan Brady), Good Heavens (as Mr. Angel), Father of the Pride (as Sarmoti)
Movie Titles: Oh God! (director), The Jerk (director)

🎭🎵Ray Goulding -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1922 d.3/24/1990 (68)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, Commercial Actor, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Lowell, MA
Misc: Bob (Elliott) & Ray radio satarist comedy duo, Piels Beer & other funny commercials

✍🎭Mr. Fred Rogers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1928 d.2/27/2003 (74)
Hall of Famer, Author, Vegetarian, Educator, TV Host, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in Latrobe, Pa.
Misc: Presbytarian minister
TV Shows: Mr. Rogers Neighborhood (host)

🎭🎵Jerry Reed -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1937 N.S. d.8/31/2008 N.S. (71)
Hall of Famer, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Songwriter, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Atlanta, GA; RLN:Hubbard
Song Titles: When You're Hot You're Hot, Amos Moses
TV Shows: Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, The Jerry Reed When You're Hot You're Hot Hour, Nashville 99
Movie Titles: Smokey & the Bandit

🎵Eddie Shaw -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1937 d.1/29/2018 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Tenor-sax, Blues Performer

🏆🏁🏊William (Swimmer) Henry -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/28/1859 N.S. d.3/20/1928 N.S. (68)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, English
Names/Places: RN: Joseph Nawrocki

🏆🏌Harry Vardon -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/9/1870 d.3/20/1937 (66)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: the first of the great modern golfers; Golf's most prestigous award, the Vardon Trophy, was named in his honor. The trophy is given to the golfer with the best scoring average in both the U.S. and Great Britain.

🏆🏌Dorothy Campbell Hurd Howe -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/24/1883 d.3/20/1945 (61)
Hall of Famer, Golfer

🏆🏁🏊Fanny Durack -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/27/1889 N.S. d.3/20/1956 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
Names/Places: aka Fanny Gately; RN: Sarah Frances Durack

📰Chet Huntley -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1911 d.3/20/1974 (62)
Hall of Famer, Newscaster, Journalist
Names/Places: b. in Cardwell, MT; a descendant of John Adams & John Quincy Adams
TV Shows: The Huntley-Brinkey Report, NBC News

🏆🎾Jacques Brugnon -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/11/1895 d.3/20/1978 (82)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, French
Misc: tennis champion, one of the world's greatest doubles players, who formed a part of the " Four Musketeers" (the others were Jean Borotra, Henri Cochet, and RenLacoste) in the 1920s and early '30s.

😀Find Out More About a Person -- very easy to do
Here's How
Instructions: Use our Amazon Link on our shop.megabirthdays.com website!
This Is Our Link: shop.megabirthdays.com

🏆⚾Stanley Coveleski -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/13/1889 d.3/20/1984 (94)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: not b. 1890; World Series champ (1920), 2x AL ERA leader, AL strikeout leader
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Athletics (1912), Cleveland Indians (1916-1924), Washington Senators (1925-1927), New York Yankees (1928)

🎭🏆🥊John Minton -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1948 N.S. d.3/20/1995 N.S. (47)
Hall of Famer, Actor, Wrestler
Names/Places: ring name: Big John Studd

🏆⛸Carlo Fassi -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1929 d.3/20/1997 (67)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater, Italian

🏆🥊Tony Zale -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/29/1913 d.3/20/1997 (83)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Names/Places: NN:The Man of Steel; RN:Anthony Florian Zaleski
Misc: 2-time world middleweight champion (1941-47,48); fought Rocky Graziano for title 3 times in 21 months in 1947-48, winning twice; pro record 67-18-2 with 44 KOs.

🏆🎾Eugene Lytton Scott -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/28/1937 d.3/20/2006 (68)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🏆🥊Mikel Scicluna -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/29/1929 N.S. d.3/20/2010 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Maltan
Names/Places: NN:Baron

⛪🎭🎵Kenny (Singer) Rogers -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1938 N.S. d.3/20/2020 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Protestant, Actor, Variety Show Host, Music Producer, Songwriter, Bassist, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Houston, TX; RN:Kenneth Ray Donald Rogers
Group Names: The New Christy Minstrels, First Edition (lead), soloist
Song Titles: Lucille, She Believes in Me, You Decorated My Life, Lady, The Gambler, Coward of the Country, Islands in the Stream (duet with Dolly Parton), Don't Fall in Love with a Dreamer (with Kim Carnes), Love the World Away, I Don't Need You, We've Got Tonight (with Sheena Easton)
Album Titles: Kenny Rogers, Daytime Friends, Love or Something Like It, The Gambler, Kenny, Gideon, Share Your Love, Love Will Turn You Around, We've Got Tonight, Eyes That See in the Dark
TV Shows: Rollin' on the River (host)
Movie Titles: Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (TV movie series), The Coward of the County (TV movie), Six Pack, MacShayne (TV movie series)

🏆🏀Borislav "Bora" Stankovič -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1925 N.S. d.3/20/2020 N.S. (94)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach, Basketball Player, Serbian
Misc: in the Basketball and FIBA Halls of Fame

🏆⚽Peter Lorimer -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1946 N.S. d.3/20/2021 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

For Events On This Date, Get The Davesdatebook CD.

For a full list of events covering 27 categories including the Today in Music, Sports, and Entertainment subjects,
please purchase the davesdatebook CD.

Please Click Here for information.

Thank you for your patronage.

Menu:
Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) Main Page January February March March 1 March 2 March 3 March 4 March 5 March 6 March 7 March 8 March 9 March 10 March 11 March 12 March 13 March 14 March 15 March 16 March 17 March 18 March 19 March 20 March 21 March 22 March 23 March 24 March 25 March 26 March 27 March 28 March 29 March 30 March 31 April May June July August September October November December
Related:
Mega Birthdays Mega Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) Offbeat Datebook Website Offbeat Datebook: Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) Entertainment Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Music Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Sports Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) More Today in Births and Deaths Sections
Market Zone:
Amazon Shopping The DFS Market
TV Zone:
Find your favorite TV shows with "Let's Watch TV!"
Notable:
Amazon Shopping Stuff! SDN Media News and More
Footer:
Dave's Fun Stuff Mega Birthdays Contact Webmaster



© 1995-2021. davesfunstuff.com All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website without expressed written consent is prohibited.

Notice Of Disclosure (updated Oct 2020):

"David Tanny, owner and operator of the domains davesfunstuff.com, dfsxradio.com, megabirthdays.com, eightisenough.com, sandiegoradionews.com and davidtanny.com, and its related subdomains, is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. By making a purchase through the links to an amazon product or group page, this webmaster earns a small commission to pay for website administration duties. Linking does not imply endorsement. Clicking does not cost the visitor money. Please read the reviews of the product and return policies before deciding on making a purchase from a seller on Amazon. You will not be required to buy what you don't want or need. Thank you readers."

Website Cookie Policy