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April 20th, 2022.

April 20th, 2022, was a Wednesday. It was day 110 of 2022. The decade was the 2020s.

1 month and 6 days have passed since April 20th, 2022.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On This Day

On this day.

What happened on April 20th, 2022?

  • A UK court formally issues an order to extradite Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to the United States.
  • Ukrainian forces in Mariupol plead for help, claiming that they can only hold for a few days at most.
  • French President Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen face off against each other in an important TV debate.
  • The tennis tournament Wimbledon bans Russian and Belarusian players due to the invasion of Ukraine.
  • Florida Governor Ron DeSantis pushes to remove the special status for Disney's theme park.
Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 1 month and 6 days have passed since April 20th, 2022.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 16 of 2022.
  • Leap Year: 2022 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1650409200.
Events

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 20th, 2022.

  • March 21st, 2022: 132 people are killed after China Eastern Airlines Flight 5735 nosedives into the ground in Teng County, Wuzhou.
  • March 22nd, 2022: Former Nickelodeon actress Amanda Bynes is released from her conservatorship after nearly nine years.
  • March 23rd, 2022: Conor McGregor is arrested for dangerous driving in Dublin, Ireland.
  • March 23rd, 2022: Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright dies at the age of 84.
  • March 23rd, 2022: Vladimir Putin's adviser Anatoly Chubais resigns and leaves Russia due to the invasion of Ukraine.
  • March 24th, 2022: Soccer: North Macedonia knock Italy out of the World Cup playoffs after scoring a late goal.
  • March 25th, 2022: Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins dies at the age of 50.
  • March 25th, 2022: Russia declares that the "first stage" of its military campaign in Ukraine is over.
  • March 27th, 2022: Will Smith slaps Chris Rock in the face after he makes a joke about Jada Smith's alopecia at the Oscars.
  • March 28th, 2022: It is reported that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich was poisoned during peace talks between Russia and Ukraine.
  • March 29th, 2022: Russia states that it will cut back military operations near the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv during peace talks.
  • March 29th, 2022: Actor Will Smith issues an apology for slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars.
  • March 30th, 2022: It is announced that Bruce Willis will be retiring from acting after being diagnosed with aphasia.
  • March 30th, 2022: "The Wanted" singer Tom Parker passes away from brain cancer at the age of 33.
  • March 30th, 2022: American model Blac Chyna posts a tweet in which she claims that she doesn't receive child support from her exes.
  • March 30th, 2022: Netflix releases the documentary "Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King".
  • April 1st, 2022: Ukrainian Mi-24 attack helicopters bomb a fuel depot in the Russian city of Belgorod.
  • April 1st, 2022: It is reported that Covid-19 infections in the United Kingdom have hit a record high.
  • April 1st, 2022: Elon Musk becomes the largest shareholder in Twitter.
  • April 1st, 2022: The Marvel film "Morbius" is released in movie theaters.
  • April 2nd, 2022: "Stone Cold" Steve Austin defeats Kevin Owens on the first night of WrestleMania 38.
  • April 3rd, 2022: Roman Reigns defeats Brock Lesnar on the second night of WrestleMania 38.
  • April 3rd, 2022: Six people are killed during a gang shooting in Sacramento, California.
  • April 3rd, 2022: Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal reveals that he has prostate cancer.
  • April 8th, 2022: At least 50 people are killed after a Russian missile hits a train station in eastern Ukraine.
  • April 8th, 2022: Actor Will Smith is banned from the Oscars for ten years for slapping comedian Chris Rock.
  • April 9th, 2022: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes a surprise visit to Kyiv in Ukraine.
  • April 9th, 2022: Soccer: Cristiano Ronaldo slaps a phone out of a teenager's hand following Manchester United's defeat against Everton.
  • April 10th, 2022: Imran Khan is removed as the prime minister of Pakistan.
  • April 10th, 2022: A Home Depot department store in San Jose is destroyed by a massive fire.
  • April 11th, 2022: A large-scale haulier protest begins in Dublin, Ireland.
  • April 11th, 2022: It is projected that Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will be facing off against each other in the French presidential election runoff.
  • April 11th, 2022: It is reported that Finland and Sweden might be joining NATO as soon as the summer.
  • April 11th, 2022: Johnny Depp's defamation trial against Amber Heard begins in Fairfax County, Virginia.
  • April 12th, 2022: 16 people are injured during a shooting at a subway station in the New York City borough of Brooklyn.
  • April 12th, 2022: At least 45 people are killed during a flood in the Durban area of South Africa.
  • April 12th, 2022: It is reported that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be fined for participating in a "lockdown party" in June of 2020.
  • April 12th, 2022: Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt signs a bill to make abortion illegal.
  • April 12th, 2022: Philadelphia restores its indoor mask mandate as Omicron cases rise.
  • April 12th, 2022: President Biden accuses Vladimir Putin's forces of committing genocide in Ukraine.
  • April 12th, 2022: American comedian Gilbert Gottfried passes away at the age of 67.
  • April 14th, 2022: The Russian missile cruiser Moskva sinks in the Black Sea.
  • April 14th, 2022: Florida signs a 15-week abortion ban into law.
  • April 14th, 2022: Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $54.20 per-share.
  • April 15th, 2022: Twitter's board of directors decide to introduce a "poison pill" in order to prevent a hostile takeover by Elon Musk.
  • April 18th, 2022: Alex Jones' website InfoWars files for bankruptcy amid defamation suits.
  • April 18th, 2022: Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner Georgina Rodriguez announce that one of their newborn twins has died.
  • April 18th, 2022: Russia renews its offensive on the eastern Donbas area of Ukraine.
  • April 18th, 2022: The sixth and final season of "Better Call Saul" premiers on AMC.
  • April 19th, 2022: The stock price of Netflix falls by 26% after it announces that it has lost subscribers for first time in 10 years.
  • April 19th, 2022: A federal judge in Florida strikes down the Biden administration's mask mandate for airplanes.
  • This date: April 20th, 2022
  • April 21st, 2022: Soccer: Erik ten Hag is confirmed as the new manager of Manchester United.
  • April 21st, 2022: Mike Tyson punches a fan who was harassing him on a plane.
  • April 22nd, 2022: A German national named Christian Brueckner is officially declared a suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
  • April 23rd, 2022: Boxing: Tyson Fury knocks out Dillian Whyte in the sixth round.
  • April 24th, 2022: An exit poll predicts that Emmanuel Macron has defeated Marine Le Pen in the 2022 French presidential election.
  • April 25th, 2022: Emmanuel Macron defeats run-off challenger Marine Le Pen in the 2022 French presidential election.
  • April 25th, 2022: Twitter agrees to sell the company to Elon Musk for $44 billion.
  • April 25th, 2022: Three women and a man are stabbed to death in Southwark, south London.
  • April 26th, 2022: Russia's foreign minister accuses NATO of engaging in a "proxy war" in Ukraine.
  • April 26th, 2022: US Vice President Kamala Harris tests positive for Covid-19.
  • April 28th, 2022: Russia carries out an airstrike on Kyiv while the UN Secretary General is visiting the city.
  • April 28th, 2022: Oklahoma passes a ban on abortions after six weeks.
  • April 28th, 2022: Derek Chauvin launches an appeal against his conviction for the murder of George Floyd.
  • April 28th, 2022: Soccer: Jurgen Klopp signs a new contract extension with Liverpool.
  • April 29th, 2022: Former Wimbledon champion Boris Becker is sentenced to two and half years in prison for hiding assets to avoid paying debts.
  • April 29th, 2022: An Alabama murder suspect (Casey White) and a female corrections officer (Vicky White) flee from the Lauderdale County Jail together.
  • April 30th, 2022: Boxing: Katie Taylor defeats Amanda Serrano at Madison Square Garden.
  • April 30th, 2022: The White House correspondents' dinner returns after two years.
  • May 2nd, 2022: New Zealand reopens its borders to more than 50 countries.
  • May 2nd, 2022: Amber Heard fires her PR team after growing frustrated with the coverage of Johnny Depp's defamation case against her.
  • May 2nd, 2022: A leaked "draft opinion" suggests that the US Supreme Court will overturn "Roe v Wade" and remove the constitutional right to abortion.
  • May 2nd, 2022: Russian soccer clubs are banned from the Champions League and other European competitions due to the invasion of Ukraine.
  • May 2nd, 2022: Ronnie O'Sullivan defeats Judd Trump to win the 2022 World Snooker Championship.
  • May 3rd, 2022: A man attacks comedian Dave Chappelle with a replica gun during a festival show in LA.
  • May 4th, 2022: German investigators state that they have found new evidence against the prime suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
  • May 5th, 2022: US President Joe Biden names Karine Jean-Pierre as the next press secretary.
  • May 6th, 2022: The superhero film "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" is released.
  • May 7th, 2022: Chelsea Football Club confirm that Todd Boehly's consortium has signed a €5 billion agreement to buy the club.
  • May 8th, 2022: Actor Ncuti Gatwa is named as the next Doctor Who.
  • May 9th, 2022: Fugitives: Alabama inmate Casey White is recaptured and former jail official Vicky White commits suicide.
  • May 9th, 2022: Queen Elizabeth misses the opening of the UK parliament due to mobility issues.
  • May 10th, 2022: Elon Musk claims that he will lift Donald Trump's Twitter ban.
  • May 10th, 2022: A passenger on a private plane manages to land the aircraft in Florida after the pilot became incapacitated.
  • May 10th, 2022: Wagatha Christie: The libel trial between Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney begins.
  • May 11th, 2022: Republicans in the US Senate block efforts to enshrine abortion access as federal law.
  • May 11th, 2022: Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh is shot dead during an Israeli army raid.
  • May 12th, 2022: The cryptocurrency "LUNA" plunges to less than a quarter of its original price.
  • May 12th, 2022: Astronomers release a photograph of the supermassive black hole called "Sagittarius A*".
  • May 12th, 2022: More than $200 billion is wiped off the crypto market because of intense selling.
  • May 12th, 2022: Bitcoin falls to its lowest price in 16 months.
  • May 13th, 2022: Finland announces that it will be applying for NATO membership.
  • May 13th, 2022: There is international outcry after Israeli police beat mourners at the funeral of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.
  • May 13th, 2022: Cryptocurrency "LUNA" crashes to $0, rendering it practically worthless.
  • May 14th, 2022: Ukraine win the 2022 Eurovision song contest.
  • May 14th, 2022: Soccer: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after beating Chelsea on penalties.
  • May 14th, 2022: Ten people are killed during a racially-motivated mass shooting in Buffalo, New York.
  • May 14th, 2022: Russian troops begin to withdraw from the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.
  • May 16th, 2022: The defamation trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard resumes.
  • May 16th, 2022: Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister warns Finland and Sweden that there will be "far-reaching consequences" if they join NATO.
  • May 16th, 2022: McDonald's announces that it will be selling all of its fast food outlets in Russia.
  • May 16th, 2022: Sweden announces that it will be applying for NATO membership.
  • May 17th, 2022: The British media reports that an unnamed Tory MP has been arrested for rape and sexual assault.
  • May 17th, 2022: The US Naval intelligence deputy director says that an increasing number of unidentified flying objects (UFOs) have been reported in the sky over the past 20 years.
  • May 17th, 2022: Netflix lays off 150 staff members.
  • May 18th, 2022: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un criticizes state officials for the country's Covid outbreak.
  • May 18th, 2022: Former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd.
  • May 18th, 2022: The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) claims that the world is at a "boiling point".
  • May 18th, 2022: Eintracht Frankfurt defeat Rangers on penalties to win the 2022 Europa League.
  • May 20th, 2022: Ukraine orders its troops in Mariupol's Azovstal steelworks to stand down.
  • May 20th, 2022: Billionaire Elon Musk denies that he sexually harassed a flight attendant on private jet in 2016.
  • May 20th, 2022: The UN warns that the world has just ten weeks' worth of wheat left due to the war in Ukraine.

Personality traits.

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Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 20th, 2022, 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, 2022 is the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 20th, 2022 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.
Television shows

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2022.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2022.

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5

The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on April 20th.

Adolf Hitler

German dictator. Deceased
Born on April 20th, 1889
He was not alive on this date.

George Takei

American actor.
Born on April 20th, 1937
He turned 85 on this day in 2022.

Luther Vandross

Singer. Deceased
Born on April 20th, 1951
He was not alive on this date.

Carmen Electra

Model.
Born on April 20th, 1972
She turned 50 on this day in 2022.

Miranda Kerr

Model.
Born on April 20th, 1983
She turned 39 on this day in 2022.

USA

US President.

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on April 20th, 2022.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 20th, 2022.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 20th, 2022 was most likely conceived around July 28th, 2021.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 20th, 2022 is close to January 11th, 2023.

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Stats for April 20th, 2022

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 20th, 2022.

  • A total of 36 days have passed since this date.
  • 5 weeks have passed.
  • 3,110,400 seconds have passed since the April 20th, 2022.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,628,800 times.
  • Since April 20th, 2022, the earth has travelled approximately 1,604,966,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 518,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 267,494 steps. That's about 119 miles!
  • Since this date, 37,325 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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