On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1991

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Odense Teater, Odense
  • 1st non stop flight Schiphol-Flamingo airport Bonaire
  • Mark Lenzi is 1st diver to score 100 pts on a dive (101.85)
  • Raghib "Rocket" Ismael signs with Toronto Argonauts for $26.2 million

Famous Deaths

  • Don Siegel, American film director (Coogan's Bluff, Dirty Harry), dies at 78
  • Jumjaagiyn Tsedenbal, Mongolian politician, dies
  • Sean O'Faolain [J Whelan], Irish writer (Nest of Simple), dies at 91
  • Steve Marriott, English guitarist (Small Faces), dies in a fire at 44
  • Yumzhagin Tsendenbal, Prime Minister of Mongolia (1952-74), dies
1991 Highlights

About April 20, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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