In the ephemeris of september 20 These events that occurred on a day like today in Argentina and the world stand out:
1917. Obdulio Varela is born
Obdulio Varela is born in Montevideo. He shone in Peñarol and was the captain of the Uruguayan team that won the World Cup in Brazil, in the famous Maracanazo. The Boss Business He also raised the Copa América in 1942 and with Peñarol he was champion six times. He passed away in 1996.
1934. Sophia Loren is born
A myth of 20th century cinema is born in Rome: sophia loren. By Two women he won the Oscar in 1961. It was the first performance not spoken in English that deserved the Hollywood Academy Award. She alternated her career in the United States with Italian productions. It was the face of classics like Italian wedding Y A very special day. In 1991 they gave him the honorary Oscar.
1948. George R. R. Martin is born
In Bayonne, New Jersey, George Raymond Richard Martin is born. known as George R.R. Martinis the author of the series of books Song of ice and firewhich gave rise to the successful series Game of Thrones. The first novel in its cycle of, so far, five titles, is the one that gave the HBO series its name. The saga began to be published in 1996 and positioned Martin as one of the great fantasy authors. The action of the series overlapped with the books and had its own denouement in 2019, while Martin is expected to finish writing the last two volumes.
1957. Jean Sibelius dies
Finnish composer Jean Sibelius dies, one of the most outstanding of the 20th century. He was 91 years old and did not compose during the last three decades of his life. In his production, seven symphonies stand out, the violin concerto and orchestral pieces such as Tapiolathe sad waltz Y Finlandthe latter a symbolism of nationalism in his country.
1984. Conadep delivers its report to Alfonsín
The National Commission on the Disappearance of Persons (Conadep) delivers its report to President Raúl Alfonsín. Formed five days after the return to democracy, Conadep investigates state terrorism: collects complaints, identifies clandestine detention centers and details the modus operandi of clandestine repression. The report, titled Never morewill be the basis of the accusation in the trial of the Boards.
1997. The farewell of Soda Stereo
Soda Stereo says goodbye to its fans in a massive concert on the River court, before some 65 thousand people. It is the culmination of a tour of Latin America with which the trio of Gustavo Cerati, Zeta Bosio and Charly Alberti closes fifteen years of experience that put the band at the top of Latin American rock. the double disc The last concert compiles material from the tour and the bulk of the songs are from September 20, 1997. A decade later, they reunite for the tour you will see me return.
Furthermore, it is the International University Sports Day; and in Argentina they celebrate the Retiree’s Day and the wedding day.