20th May

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2000 Football - FA Cup - Chelsea beat Aston Villa 1-0 In the FA Cup final at Wembley, Chelsea beat Aston Villa 1-0.
1995 Football - FA Cup - Everton beat Manchester United 1-0 In the FA Cup final at Wembley, Everton beat Manchester United 1-0.
1993 Football - FA Cup replay - Arsenal beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 In the FA Cup final replay at Wembley, Arsenal beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1.
1989 Football - FA Cup - Liverpool beat Everton 3-2 In the FA Cup final at Wembley, Liverpool beat Everton 3-2
1983 A car bomb in South Africa kills 16 A car bomb explodes outside the South African air force headquarters in Pretoria killing 16 and injuring 190.
1927 Charles Lindbergh attempts to fly the Atlantic Charles Lindbergh takes off from Long Island in his plane "Spirit of St Louis" to fly across the Atlantic to Paris.
1915 Moshe Dayan is born Moshe Dayan is born
1900 Boer War - Relief of Mafeking After a siege of seven months the Rhodesian town of Mafeking is ended by British and Canadian forces.
1895 Reginald Mitchell is born Reginald Mitchell is born in Stoke-on-Trent, he went on to become manager of Supermarine which developed and built the World War 2 Spitfire fighter plane.
1506 Christopher Columbus dies Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain
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On This Day - 20th May