On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Actress Allison Mack arrested on charges of sex trafficking in relation to sex cult NXIVM in New York
  • Arsène Wenger announces he will leave London EPL club Arsenal after 22 years as manager

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Commonwealth countries decide Prince Charles will suceed Queen Elizabeth as the next head of the Commonwealth

Prince of Wales Prince Charles
Prince of Wales
Prince Charles
  • King Mswati III of Swaziland changes the name of Swaziland to eSwatini, or “land of the Swati”

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Mexican court bars sales of controversial Frida Kahlo Barbie doll

Painter Frida Kahlo
Painter
Frida Kahlo

Famous Deaths

  • Avicii [Tim Bergling], Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer (Levels, Wake Me Up, Sunshine), commits suicide at 28