On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 40 people are killed and 27 injured after a tractor trailer collided with a bus in Alamo, Mexico

Event of interestEvent of Interest

People magazine name Eva Mendes as one of 2012's Most Beautiful at Every Age

Actress Eva Mendes
Eva Mendes
  • Plane crash near Islamabad, Pakistan, kills 127 people

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Weedon, English guitar player, dies at 91
  • Peter Carsten, German actor and film producer actor (A Study in Terror, Mr Super Invisible), dies at 83