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 This day in History - April 20
392 Historic Events for April 20
1975

Joey Lawrence, Phila Pa, actor (Gimme a Break, Blossom, Summer Rental)

Birth
1975

29th Tony Awards: Equus and Wiz win

Event
1975

4th Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Sandra Palmer

Event
1975

Penguins 1-Isles 3-Quarterfinals-Penguins hold 3-1 lead

Event
1976

George Harrison sings lumberjack song with Monty Python

Event
1976

Lenka Nemeckova, Brno Czech, tennis star (1993 Futures-Maribor-SLO)

Birth
1977

Lisa Ervin, figure skater (US Nationals-4th-1992)

Birth
1977

Bryan Foy, director/writer, dies at 80

Death
1977

Len Johnson, cricketer (one Test for Australia, 3-66 and 3-8), dies

Death
1977

Supreme Court rules "Live Free or Die" may be covered on NH licenses

Event
1977

Woody Allen's film "Annie Hall" premieres

Event
1978

Korean Airlines flight 007 shot down by Soviets in Russian airspace

Event
1979

Peter Donald, host (Masquerade Party), dies at 60

Death
1980

Donna White wins LPGA Florida "Lady Citrus" Golf Tournament

Event
1980

Cubans begin to arrive in US from Mariel boatlift

Event
1981

85th Boston Marathon won by Toshihiko Seko of Japan in 2:09:26

Event
1981

Final performance of TV show "Soap" airs

Event
1981

Rocker Papa John Phillips arrested for drug possession

Event
1981

10th Boston Women's Marathon won by Allison Roe of NZ in 2:26:46

Event
1982

Atlanta Braves become 1st team to win 1st 12 games of the season

Event
1982

Andrew Sandham, cricketer (325 Eng 1930, 879 runs in 14 Tests), dies

Death
1982

Archibald MacLeish, US, lawyer/writer (Conquistador), dies at 89

Death
1982

Mimi Boesnach, actress (Wedding of Kloris and Roses), dies at 82

Death
1983

Pres Reagan signs a $165B bail out for Social Security

Event
1983

Jerzy Andrezjewski, writer, dies

Death