April 26th, 2020.

April 26th, 2020, was a Sunday. It was day 117 of 2020. The decade was the 2020s.

1 years, 1 months and 16 days have passed since April 26th, 2020.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on April 26th, 2020?

  • The global death toll from Covid-19 reaches 200,000.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Trolls World Tour" was at the top of the box office on April 26th, 2020.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 26th, 2020.

  • "Brand new Lamborghini, f**k a cop car."

    "Brand new Lamborghini, f**k a cop car."

    On April 17th, 2020, the song "Rockstar" was released by American rapper DaBaby.

  • Tiger King is released.

    Tiger King is released.

    On March 20th, 2020, Netflix released the documentary series "Tiger King".

  • TikTok continues to grow in popularity.

    TikTok continues to grow in popularity.

    In 2020, the video sharing app TikTok continued to grow in popularity. Around this time, "older" users started to sign up to the app. This was partly due to people being bored at home during the COVID-19 lockdowns.

  • Dancing Pallbearers.

    Dancing Pallbearers.

    During this time, a video of dancing pallbearers from Ghana became an Internet meme.

  • COVID-19 reaches the west.

    COVID-19 reaches the west.

    In March, 2020, COVID-19 become a reality for many people in the west. Up until March, a lot of westerners believed that the virus was being over-hyped and that it would eventually peter off like SARS and Ebola did. Europe was hit particularly hard during this period, with Italy bearing the brunt of a surge of the virus. In March and April, many European and US states went into lockdown. Schools and unessential retail were closed and stay-at-home orders were issued.

  • 2020 in movies.

    2020 in movies.

    The movie industry was hit hard by the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. Because movie theaters were temporarily closed in a lot of countries, many films had their release dates postponed. Movies that were released despite the pandemic included the likes of Bad Boys for Life, Tenet, Sonic the Hedgehog and Dolittle.

  • 2020 in music.

    2020 in music.

    The music charts in 2020 were dominated by the likes of The Weeknd, Post Malone, Roddy Ricch, Dua Lipa, DaBaby, Harry Styles, Future and Maroon 5.

  • Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2020 after they defeated incumbent US President Donald Trump.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 1 years, 1 months and 16 days have passed since April 26th, 2020.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2020.
  • Leap Year: 2020 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on April 26th, 2020, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1587855600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 26th, 2020.

  • March 27th, 2020: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces that he has tested positive for Covid-19.
  • March 27th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Ireland announces a nationwide lockdown.
  • March 27th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The USA reaches 100,000 infections.
  • March 30th, 2020: Singer Bill Withers passes away from heart complications.
  • March 30th, 2020: Irish TV presenter Ryan Tubridy tests positive for Covid-19.
  • March 30th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. issue stay-at-home directives.
  • March 30th, 2020: The song "Blinding Lights" by The Weeknd rises to number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.
  • April 3rd, 2020: Resident Evil 3 - a remake of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999) - is released.
  • April 3rd, 2020: The James Bond movie "No Time to Die (2020)" is released.
  • April 3rd, 2020: Irish politics: Alan Kelly becomes the new leader of the Labour Party.
  • April 4th, 2020: The WHO reports that over one million cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed worldwide.
  • April 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is moved into intensive care.
  • April 7th, 2020: Kayleigh McEnany is hired as the new White House press secretary.
  • April 10th, 2020: Coronavirus cases begin to surge in Russia.
  • April 11th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The USA records 2,000 coronavirus deaths in one day.
  • April 11th, 2020: Bella Poarch uploads her first TikTok video.
  • April 14th, 2020: Bernie Sanders endorses Joe Biden for US President.
  • April 14th, 2020: US President Donald Trump announces that America will suspend funding towards the World Health Organization.
  • April 15th, 2020: Anti-lockdown protests begin in Michigan.
  • April 17th, 2020: President Trump encourages protests against state-led coronavirus restrictions.
  • April 17th, 2020: The song "Rockstar" is released by DaBaby.
  • April 19th, 2020: 22 people are killed during a 13-hour-long shooting spree in Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • This date: April 26th, 2020
  • May 1st, 2020: The movie "Black Widow (2020)" is released.
  • May 4th, 2020: Elon Musk's girlfriend Grimes gives birth to a baby boy.
  • May 15th, 2020: Harry Styles releases the song "Watermelon Sugar".
  • May 16th, 2020: Soccer: The Bundesliga in Germany returns after being suspended for two months due to Covid-19.
  • May 25th, 2020: An unarmed African-American man called George Floyd is killed during an arrest in Minneapolis.
  • May 26th, 2020: Protests begin in Minneapolis over the police killing of George Floyd.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 26th, 2020, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2020 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 26th, 2020 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Tiger King - American true crime documentary.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Kid's TV shows on April 26th, 2020.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2020.

  • The Loud House

Popular toys and games in 2020.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2020.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield - RPG games.
  • Death Stranding - Action game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - FPS game.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 26th of April.

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on April 26th, 2020.

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 26th, 2020.

Irish Taoiseach.

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 26th, 2020 was most likely conceived around the 18th of July, 2019.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 26th, 2020 is close to the 3rd of February, 2021.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 26th, 2020.

  • A total of 412 days have passed since this date.
  • 58 weeks have passed.
  • 35,596,800 seconds have passed since the April 26th, 2020.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 41,529,600 times.
  • Since April 26th, 2020, the earth has travelled approximately 18,367,948,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 5,932,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 3,061,325 steps. That's about 1,361 miles!
  • Since this date, 427,162 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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