Tuesday 20 April 1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to No Scrubs by TLC.
In UK Flat Beat by Mr Oizo was in the top 5 hits.
eXistenZ, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Pilot's Wife by Anita Shreve was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1999 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
Famous Birthdays:20 April
- Senor Wences: Spanish ventriloquist and comedian (Born 1896).
- Eric David Harris: perpetrator of the Columbine High massacre (Born 1981).
- Rachel Joy Scott: Columbine High School massacre victim (Born 1981).
- Cassie Bernall: Columbine High School massacre victim (Born 1981).
- Rick Rude: American professional wrestler (Born 1958).
- Dylan Klebold: American homicide with his partner, Eric Harris, shooting and bombing Columbine High School. On April 20, 1999, before 11:25 AM MDT, Littleton, Colorado, the two youths opened fire with a semiautomatic rifle, two sawed-off shotguns, a handgun and dozen of homemade bombs. The boys, aged 17 and 18, killed 15 people and wounded that many before killing themselves.
- Two Littleton, Colorado teenagers, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, open fire on their Columbine High School teachers and classmates, killing 12 students and one teacher, and then themselves.
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