Today: April 20th, 2021

Today's date falls on a Tuesday. It is day 110 of 2021. The decade is the 2020s.



Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • Week Number: We are currently in Week 16 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1618873200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 20th, 2021:

  • March 23rd, 2021: A large container ship causes an obstruction after it runs aground in the Suez Canal in Egypt.
  • March 24th, 2021: Actress Jessica Walter passes away at the age of 80.
  • March 29th, 2021: A large container ship is freed after obstructing the Suez Canal in Egypt for six days.
  • April 2nd, 2021: Rapper DMX suffers an overdose at his home in New York.
  • April 4th, 2021: It is confirmed that rapper DMX is in a vegetative state following a heart attack at his home in New York.
  • April 5th, 2021: It is announced that Q&A website "Yahoo! Answers" will be shutting down after 15 years.
  • April 5th, 2021: English actor Paul Ritter dies from a brain tumor at the age of 54.
  • April 6th, 2021: Media personality Kim Kardashian achieves billionaire status.
  • April 9th, 2021: Prince Philip passes away at the age of 99.
  • April 9th, 2021: Rap star DMX dies at the age of 50.
  • April 15th, 2021: 8 people are killed in a mass shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • April 17th, 2021: Jake Paul defeats Ben Askren in a boxing match.
  • April 18th, 2021: Soccer: 12 of Europe's biggest football clubs announce that they will be forming a breakaway Super League.
  • April 19th, 2021: Soccer: José Mourinho is sacked as the manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
  • This date: April 20th, 2021

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 20th, 2021, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 20th, 2021 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 20th of April:


Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on April 20th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 11th of July, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on April 20th, 2021, will be due on the 28th of January, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

20th of April

Events that have occurred on the 20th of April:

  • April 20th, 1889: Adolf Hitler is born.
  • April 20th, 1957: Soccer: Manchester United win the First Division title for the second year in a row after beating Sunderland 4-0.
  • April 20th, 1968: Liberal Party leader Pierre Trudeau becomes the new Prime Minister of Canada.
  • April 20th, 1973: American serial killer Edmund Kemper hands himself into authorities.
  • April 20th, 1993: NFL: Joe Montana is traded to the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • April 20th, 1994: South Africa adopts its new national flag.
  • April 20th, 1999: The Columbine High School massacre occurs, resulting in the deaths of 15 people.
  • April 20th, 2008: Rapper VL Mike is shot dead in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • April 20th, 2012: 127 people die when Bhoja Air Flight 213 crashes near near Rawalpindi in Pakistan.
  • April 20th, 2016: Former WWF wrestler Chyna dies of an accidental drug overdose.
  • April 20th, 2018: Swedish DJ Avicii commits suicide.
  • April 20th, 2018: The video game "God of War" is released.
  • April 20th, 2018: Football: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger announces that he will leave the club after 22 years of being in charge.

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