What Happened on April 20, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Manfred von Richthofen, aka The Red Baron, shoots down his 79th and 80th victims marking his final victories before his death the following day.

World War I Fighter Ace The Red Baron
World War I Fighter Ace
The Red Baron

Famous Deaths

  • Reginald Harry Mybirgh Hands, cricketer (1 Test for SA), dies