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April 20th

164 Notable deaths

Avicii

Swedish dj and music producer (1989–2018).

Born September 8th, 1989 in Stockholm.

Died April 20th, 2018 at 28 years old in Muscat (exsanguination).

Chyna

American professional wrestler, actress, glamour model, bodybuilder, pornographic actress (1969-2016).

Born December 27th, 1969 in Rochester.

Died April 20th, 2016 at 46 years old in Redondo Beach (drug overdose). [ref]

Victoria Wood

British comedian.

Born May 19th, 1953 in Prestwich.

Died April 20th, 2016 at 62 years old in London (cancer). [ref]

Christopher Robin Milne

English author and bookseller.

Born August 21st, 1920 in Chelsea.

Died April 20th, 1996 at 75 years old in Totnes (myasthenia gravis).

Benny Hill

English comedian and actor (1924-1992).

Born January 21st, 1924 in Southampton.

Died April 20th, 1992 at 68 years old in Teddington (coronary thrombosis). [ref]

Rubin Carter

American boxer (1937-2014).

Born May 6th, 1937 in Clifton.

Died April 20th, 2014 at 76 years old in Toronto (prostate cancer).

Rick Rude

American professional wrestler (1958–1999).

Born December 7th, 1958 in St. Peter.

Died April 20th, 1999 at 40 years old in Alpharetta (cardioplegia).

Rachel Scott

American murder victim.

Born August 5th, 1981 in Denver.

Died April 20th, 1999 at 17 years old in Columbine High School (ballistic trauma). [ref]

Cantinflas

Mexican comic film actor, producer, and screenwriter (1911-1993).

Born August 12th, 1911 in Mexico City.

Died April 20th, 1993 at 81 years old in Mexico City (lung cancer). [ref]

Robert Morse

American actor.

Born May 18th, 1931 in Newton.

Died April 20th, 2022 at 90 years old in Los Angeles. [ref]

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