On this day: May 20

Published On: May 17 2013 04:26:12 PM CDT   Updated On: May 20 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Vasco da Gama arrives in India, Christopher Columbus dies, Norman Rockwell makes his Saturday Evening Post cover debut, HIV is discovered, and "Cheers" airs its series finale, all on this day.

OTD May 20 - Macho Man Randy Savage
5 / 33
WWE/Publicity Photo

2011: Professional wrestler and actor "Macho Man" Randy Savage, who held 20 championships, including six world titles between the WWF and WCW, during a career that lasted more than three decades, dies of cardiac arrhythmia at the age of 58 in Seminole, Fla.

Upload Photos / Videos