April 20

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on April 20. From 1900 until now. April 20 is under the sign of Taurus. Famous birthdays on this day include Miranda Kerr (1983), Carmen Electra (1972) and Jessica Lange (1949). Several movies were released around April 20 over the years, such as Citizen Kane in 1941 directed by Orson Welles and Yojimbo in 1961 directed by Akira Kurosawa.
But much more happened on April 20 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around April 20 over the years?
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Citizen Kane

Citizen Kane

Release year: 1941

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead

Country: United States of America

Yojimbo

Yojimbo

Release year: 1961

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yôko Tsukasa

Country: United States of America

Amélie

Amélie

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta

Country: United States of America

Shrek

Shrek

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Andrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson

Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, John Lithgow

Country: United States of America

Failan

Failan

Release year: 2001

Directed by: Hae-sung Song

Starring: Min-sik Choi, Cecilia Cheung, Dae-Hoon Jeong, Hyeong-jin Kong

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 20?


Holidays

  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
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Events

  • 2019 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): In Kabul, seven are killed after suicide bombers and gunmen attack the communications ministry. (BBC)
  • 2018 Syrian Civil War: ISIL agrees to hand over control of Yarmouk Camp in southern Damascus to the Syrian Army in return for safe passage to ISIL-held territory in the Syrian Desert, bringing the predominantly Palestinian refugee district under government control for the first time since 2012. (The Washington Post)
  • 2017 One policeman has been killed and another has been critically injured after a man opened fire at police officers at the Champs-Élysées in central Paris. The gunman was killed while attempting to escape, and a bystander has been injured. ISIL claims responsibility for the attack although the claim is doubted. The President of France Francois Hollande says that all leads indicate that the attack was of a "terrorist nature". (ABC News America via Yahoo!) (BBC), (The New York Times) (Le Parisien)
  • 2016 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): April 2016 Kabul attack: The death toll from yesterday's Taliban attack on the National Directorate of Security in Kabul rises to 64, with 347 others wounded, according to the Afghan Interior Ministry. (Reuters)
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Books

Which were the most popular books released around April 20 over the years?
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Toujours Provence by Peter Mayle

Toujours Provence

Year: 1992

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NATIONAL BESTSELLERTaking up where his beloved A Year in Provence leaves off, Peter Mayle offers us another funny, beautifully (and deliciously) evocative book about life in Provence.

Care Of The Soul by Thomas Moore

Care Of The Soul

Year: 1993

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In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Moore’s bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking

Management by Peter F. Drucker

Management

Year: 1974

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The essential book on management from the man who invented the disciplineNow completely revised and updated for the first time

Intimate Partners by Maggie Scarf

Intimate Partners

Year: 1987

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“Anyone involved in, embarking on, or yearning for, an intimate relationship should buy, borrow or steal Intimate Partners.”–New WomanWhat goes on in our intimate attachments?

Beat The Dealer by Edward O. Thorp

Beat The Dealer

Year: 1964

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New York Times Bestseller Edward O. Thorp is the father of card counting, and in Beat the Dealer he reveals the revolutionary point system that has been successfully used by

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