On This Day

April 20, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Price of US oil turns negative for the 1st time in history - West Texas Intermediate, the benchmark for US oil, falls as low as minus $37.63 a barrel as worldwide demand falls
  • The last three cruise ships still afloat amid Covid pandemic, finally dock at the ports of Marseille, France; Barcelona, Spain; and Los Angeles California
  • Three US states, Georgia, Tennessee and South Carolina the 1st to announce end to some COVID-19 restrictions