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AFRICA – [MALAWI]
1979 – Malawi played their first international soccer match against Sudan and won 4-0. Goals scored by Dandie, H Waya, K Phiri and Billie.
AFRICA – [DRC]
1996 – Congo’s Pres. Mobutu Sese Seko was recuperating from prostate cancer surgery at the Villa del Mare on the French Mediterranean. Recent Swiss reports put his holdings in Swiss banks at $4 billion.
1999 – it was reported that 2 Congo rebel leaders were resuming their war on Kabila.
AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]
1974 – 63rd Davis Cup: South Africa beats India in (w/o)
2018 – US President Donald Trump’s fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions and appoints Matthew Whitaker in his place as acting Attorney General
2000 – Controversial US presidential election between George W. Bush and AI Gore is inconclusive; the results, in Bush’s favor, is eventually resolved by the Supreme Court
1978 – Rio Ferdinand, English footballer(England national team 1997 – 2001), Born in Camberwell, England
1889 – Adolf Hitler’s policies led to World War II in Europe and the Holocaust, born on 20 April.
FAMOUS FOOTABALL BIRTHDAY
1978 – Rio Ferdinand
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