On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1979

Historical Events

Jimmy Carter Attacked by a Rabbit

President Jimmy Carter is attacked by a swamp rabbit which swam up to his fishing boat in Plains, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Donald, British-born American actor and radio host dubbed "one of radio's great dialecticians" (Masquerade Party), dies at 60
1979 Highlights

About April 20, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus