2020



2019 <-- 2020

EVENTS


January 9
China reports first death linked to the new coronavirus, 2019-nCoV

February 11
WHO assigns the novel coronavirus its official name: COVID-19

May 25
Death of George Floyd whilst under restraint by Minneapolis police officer sparks protest and riots

July 15
Segway cease production of their 2-wheeled vehicles

August 4
Massive explosion devastates Beirut port

November 3
US Election: Donald Trump vs. Joe Biden

CINEMA


April 6
Quibi, movies-for-you-phone service starts up (it will last 6 months)

April 28
AMC Theatre chain nixes Universal Pictures releases over Trolls World tour digital release

September 4
Disney puts live-action Mulan to Pay-per-view

October 8
Regal chain closes the bulk of its cinemas in the US and UK

FILMS


Belgium

Lapin perdu

Bulgaria

Outpost

Canada

Bill & Ted Face the Music
Greyhound

China

Dolittle
Greyhound

France

Avis de Tempete
Ducobu 3
Lucky

India

Disco Raja

Indonesia

#FriendButMarried 2
100% Halal

Italy

18 Presents
Bill & Ted Face the Music

Japan

Dolittle
Whisker Away

Kenya

40 Sticks

Poland

All My Friends Are Dead

Spain

Adu

Taiwan

A Choo

UK

Dolittle
Host

USA

2 Hearts
After We Collided
Antebellum
Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting
Bill & Ted Face the Music
Birds of Prey
California Christmas
Children of the Corn
Dolittle
Greyhound
Honest Thief
New York Christmas Wedding
Outpost
Scoob!
Tenet
Underwater

BIRTHS


20th Century Studios (January 17)

DEATHS


Les Josephson (January 1, 77)
Roy Damron (January 2, 98)
Edmund Kente
Luis Fernando Orozco (January 2, 76)
Derek Acorah (January 3, 69)
Christopher Beeny (January 3, 78)
Robert Blanche (January 3, 57)
Penny Morrell (January 3, 81)
Jan Tesarz (January 3, 84)
Jerome Guardino (January 4, 96)
Tom Long (January 4, 51)
Clive Rees (January 4, 86)
David Whorf (January 4, 85)
Erika Broyer (January 5, 77)
Tex Fuller (January 7, 94)
Harry Hains (January 7, 27)
Neil Peart (January 7, 67)
Edd Byrnes (January 8, 86)
Buck Henry (January 8, 89)
Giorgio Listuzzi (January 8, 85)
Ivan Passer (January 9, 86)
Carol Serling (January 9, 90)
Mildred Trares (January 9, 88)
Neda Arneric (January 10, 66)
Cathy Crawford (January 10, 72)
Thelma Falls-Hand (January 10, 94)
Michael Greene (January 10, 86)
Patrick Jordan (January 10, 96)
Stan Kirsch (January 11, 51)
Norma Michaels
William Bogert (January 12, 83)
Tony Garnett (January 12, 83)
Susan Doukas
Norman Hartley (January 13, 89)
Sherwood Price (January 13, 86)
George Dugdale
Jack Kehoe (January 14, 85)
Brian Nickels (January 15, 54)
Dick Arnold
Gillian Martell (January 16, 83)
Alan Pattillo (January 16, 90)
20th Century Fox Film Corporation (January 17, 84)
Derek Fowlds (January 17, 82)
Robert Sampson (January 18, 86)
Sophie Moyse (January 20, 58)
Terry Jones (January 21, 77)
Jo Shishido (January 21, 86)
Sonny Grosso (January 22, 89)
John Karlen (January 22, 86)
Edwin Bordo (January 23, 88)
Robert Harper (January 23, 68)
Peter McKernan
Alan Harris (January 25, 81)
Monique Van Vooren (January 25, 92)
Kobe Bryant (January 26, 41)
Alexandru Virgil Platon (January 26, 86)
Dick Balduzzi (January 27, 91)
Jack Burns (January 27, 86)
Julia Breck (January 28, 78)
Marj Dusay (January 28, 83)
Yorgos Kotanidis (January 28, 74)
Nicholas Parsons (January 28, 96)
Dyanne Thorne (January 28, 76)
Bill Hugh Collins
Chanin Hale (January 30, 91)
León Singer
Andree Melly (January 31, 87)
Péter Andorai (February 1, 71)
Sirry Steffen (February 1, 81)
Grenville Cuyler
Johnny Lee Davenport (February 2, 69)
Lovelady Powell (February 2, 89)
Patricia Alphin (February 3, 93)
Douglas Knapp (February 3, 70)
Gene Reynolds (February 3, 96)
Nadia Lutfi
Bridget Ann Brno (February 5, 40)
Kevin Conway (February 5, 77)
Kirk Douglas (February 5, 103)
Joyce Feurring
Edward Penn (February 5, 93)
Orson Bean (February 7, 91)
Raphaël Coleman (February 7, 25)
Ann E. Todd (February 7, 88)
Robert Conrad (February 8, 84)
David Gardner (February 8, 91)
Ron McLarty (February 8, 72)
Volker Spengler (February 8, 80)
Paula Kelly (February 9, 77)
Marge Redmond (February 10, 95)
Charlie Dreizen (February 11, 28)
Paul English (February 11, 87)
Ron Haddrick (February 11, 90)
Charles Lanyer (February 11, 77)
Ryan MacDonald (February 13, 89)
Lynn Cohen (February 14, 86)
Esther Scott (February 14, 62)
John Shrapnel (February 14, 77)
Maggie Sullivan (February 14, 71)
Caroline Flack (February 15, 40)
Pearl Carr (February 16, 98)
Frances Cuka (February 16, 83)
Kellye Nakahara (February 16, 72)
Sonja Ziemann (February 17, 94)
Flavio Bucci (February 18, 72)
Ja'net DuBois (February 18, 87)
Philippe Forquet (February 18, 79)
Jessica Spencer (February 18, 100)
Heather Couper
Zoe Gail (February 20, 100)
Claudette Nevins (February 20, 82)
John Corcoran (February 21, 72)
Boris Leskin (February 21, 97)
Tao Porchon (February 21, 101)
Ben Cooper (February 24, 86)
Clive Cussler (February 24, 88)
Baby Peggy (February 24, 101)
Susan Beaumont (February 25, 83)
Nikki Fritz (February 25, 56)
Graydon Gould (February 25, 82)
Ralph David Westfall (February 25, 85)
Nick Apollo Forte (February 26, 81)
Michael Medwin (February 26, 96)
R.D. Call (February 27, 70)
Gene Dynarski (February 27, 87)
Joyce Gordon (February 28, 90)
Dieter Laser (February 29, 78)
Maria Mason (February 29, 64)
Zoe Caldwell (March 1, 86)
Elaine Hyman (March 2, 85)
James Lipton (March 2, 93)
David Schurmann (March 2, 76)
Roscoe Born (March 3, 69)
Nora Meerbaum (March 3, 98)
Robert Neches (March 3, 68)
James Otis (March 3, 71)
Nancy Kandal (March 4, 76)
David Paul (March 6, 62)
Robert Casper (March 7, 95)
Max von Sydow (March 8, 90)
Johnny Yune (March 8, 83)
Lorenzo Brino (March 9, 21)
Chris Stanton (March 9, 62)
Tonie Marshall (March 12, 68)
Burton Cooper (March 13, 72)
Ivor Danvers (March 13, 87)
Thomas Kylau (March 13, 87)
Lorna Henderson (March 14, 79)
Paul Lunn
Suzy Delair (March 15, 102)
Roy Hudd (March 15, 83)
June Conniff
Stuart Whitman (March 16, 92)
Lyle Waggoner (March 17, 84)
Al Worden (March 18, 88)
Harry O'Toole
Nazzareno Zamperla (March 19, 82)
Kenny Rogers (March 20, 81)
Peter Stenson (March 20, 85)
Dodie Warren (March 20, 93)
Rosemary Donnelly (March 21, 78)
Julie Felix (March 22, 81)
Lucia Bosé (March 23, 89)
David Collings (March 23, 79)
Alfio Contini (March 23, 92)
David Morton (March 23, 88)
Marianne Ebert (March 24, 51)
Melinda O. Fee (March 24, 77)
Stuart Gordon (March 24, 72)
Geza Kovacs
Odile Schmitt (March 24, 59)
Albert Underzo (March 24, 92)
Joshua Billings (March 25, 72)
Nimmi (March 25, 87)
Richard Reeves (March 25, 83)
Garret Sato (March 25, 55)
Mark Blum (March 26, 69)
Curley Neal (March 26, 77)
Georges Rostan (March 26, 85)
Hamish Wilson (March 26, 77)
Virginia Hawkins
Matthew Faber (March 28, 47)
Barbara Rütting (March 28, 92)
David Schramm (March 28, 73)
Hilary Dwyer (March 30, 74)
Barry Wilsher (March 30, 88)
Bill Withers (March 30, 81)
Julie Bennett (March 31, 77)
Andrew Jack (March 31, 76)
Vincent Marzello (March 31, 68)
Cristina (April 1, 61)
Ellis Marsalis (April 1, 85)
Patricia Bosworth (April 2, 86)
Ron Graham (April 2, 93)
Eddie Large (April 2, 78)
Bert May (April 2, 95)
Logan Williams (April 2, 16)
Dorothy Dells (April 3, 91)
Hans Meyer (April 3, 94)
Timothy Pickles
Jay Benedict (April 4, 68)
Timothy Brown (April 4, 82)
Olan Montgomery (April 4, 56)
Honor Blackman (April 5, 94)
Forrest Compton (April 5, 94)
Shirley Douglas (April 5, 86)
Lee Fierro (April 5, 91)
James Drury (April 6, 85)
James Garbutt
Erik Holland (April 6, 86)
Duncan Wilmore (April 6, 81)
Allen Garfield (April 7, 80)
Tim Green (April 7, 80)
Madeleine Fischer (April 8, 84)
Lois Kelly-Miller (April 8, 102)
Jiggs Walker
Malcolm Dixon
Ida Schuster (April 9, 101)
Andreas Wigand (April 9, 34)
Bertrand Cadart (April 10, 71)
Rosalind Elliot (April 10, 76)
Frank Ellis (April 10, 78)
Armando Francioli (April 10, 100)
Carlo Sabatini (April 10, 88)
Hélène Chatelain (April 11, 84)
Margot Hartman (April 11, 86)
Maurice Barrier (April 12, 85)
Tim Brooke-Taylor (April 12, 79)
Lu Elrod (April 12, 84)
Danny Goldman (April 12, 80)
Eric Hémon (April 12, 69)
Stirling Moss (April 12, 90)
Elizabeth Moore (April 13, 87)
Pip Baker (April 14, 91)
Mario Donatone (April 14, 86)
Sean Arnold (April 15, 79)
Ranjit Chowdhry (April 15, 64)
Allen Daviau (April 15, 77)
Brian Dennehy (April 15, 81)
Gabriella Genta (April 15, 92)
Paul Haddad (April 15, 56)
Igor Luther (April 15, 77)
Bruce Myers (April 15, 78)
Bunny Reed
Jenny Wren (April 15, 78)
Rosemary De Angelis (April 16, 86)
Rosemary DeAngelis (April 16, 86)
Gene Deitch (April 16, 95)
Howard Finkel (April 16, 69)
Randy Stripling (April 16, 71)
Jack Wallace (April 16, 86)
Sergio Fantoni (April 17, 89)
Harry Burney (April 18, 75)
Kaye Dowd (April 18, 96)
Jacques Rosny (April 18, 81)
Philippe Nahon (April 19, 81)
Claude Evrard (April 20, 86)
Tom Lester (April 20, 81)
Big John McLaughlin (April 20, 93)
Dean O'Neill (April 21, 27)
Florian Schneider (April 21, 73)
Samantha Fox (April 22, 69)
Shirley Knight (April 22, 83)
Roma Tomelty
Bruce Allpress (April 23, 89)
Dimitri Diatchenko (April 23, 52)
Lynn Faulds Wood (April 24, 72)
India Adams (April 25, 93)
Aarón Hernán (April 26, 89)
Maurice Poli (April 26, 86)
Jill Gascoine (April 29, 83)
Irrfan Khan (April 29, 53)
John Lafia (April 29, 63)
B.J. Hogg (April 30, 65)
Rishi Kapoor (April 30, 67)
Michael Keenan (April 30, 80)
Sam Lloyd (May 1, 56)
Heather Seymour (May 1, 63)
Roger Horchow
Perren Page (May 2, 81)
Rosalind Elias (May 3, 90)
John Ericson (May 3, 93)
Dave Greenfield (May 3, 71)
John Mahon (May 3, 82)
Allen Stewart-Coates (May 3, 86)
Norma Doggett (May 4, 94)
Sue Walker (May 4, 87)
Christopher Wynkoop (May 4, 76)
Millie Small (May 5, 73)
Brian Howe (May 6, 66)
Lisa Simone
Martin Spellman (May 6, 94)
Daniel Cauchy (May 7, 90)
John Macurdy (May 7, 91)
Roy Horn (May 8, 75)
Arthur Dignam (May 9, 80)
Little Richard (May 9, 87)
Geno Silva (May 9, 72)
Marjorie Rynearson (May 10, 84)
Betty Wright (May 10, 66)
Jerry Stiller (May 11, 92)
George Mikell (May 12, 91)
Michel Piccoli (May 12, 94)
Gabriel Bacquier (May 13, 95)
Gregory Tyree Boyce (May 13, 30)
Astrid Kirchherr (May 13, 81)
John Reynolds (May 13, 68)
Phyllis George (May 14, 70)
Fred Willard (May 15, 80)
Bert Hinchman (May 16, 74)
Lynn Shelton (May 16, 54)
India Cooper (May 17, 67)
Monique Mercure (May 17, 89)
Ken Osmond (May 18, 76)
Jon Whiteley (May 19, 75)
Heather Chasen (May 22, 92)
Michael Hall (May 24, 92)
Richard Herd (May 25, 87)
Cindy Butler (May 26, 64)
Cynthia Etherington
Irm Hermann (May 26, 77)
Anthony James (May 26, 77)
Yves Létourneau (May 26, 92)
Jude Farese (May 27, 79)
Peggy Pope (May 27, 91)
Tony Scannell (May 27, 74)
Guy Bedos (May 28, 85)
Nancy Bleier (May 28, 73)
Suzanne Roquette (May 28, 77)
Michael Angelis (May 30, 76)
Dan van Husen (May 31, 71)
Mary Pat Gleason (June 2, 70)
Midge Ware (June 3, 92)
Gary Allen (June 6, 77)
Corey Fischer (June 6, 75)
Malcolm Terris (June 6, 79)
Pepe Martín (June 7, 87)
Richard Earthy (June 8, 72)
Maggie Fitzgibbon (June 8, 91)
Fabrizio Mioni (June 8, 89)
Bonnie Pointer (June 8, 69)
Dorothy Constantine (June 9, 82)
Joanne Lara (June 9, 68)
William Hale (June 10, 88)
Marcel Maréchal (June 11, 82)
Mel Winkler (June 11, 78)
William Dennis Hunt (June 14, 76)
Richard Nielson (June 14, 95)
Sushant Singh Rajput (June 14, 34)
John Benfield (June 16, 68)
Patrick Poivey (June 16, 72)
Lenore Banks (June 17, 88)
Willie Thorne (June 17, 66)
Vera Lynn (June 18, 103)
Ian Holm (June 19, 88)
Philip Latham (June 20, 91)
Etienne Périer (June 21, 88)
Steve Bing (June 22, 55)
David Gabison (June 22, 80)
Joel Schumacher (June 22, 80)
Harry Basch (June 23, 94)
Kelly Asbury (June 26, 60)
Stuart Cornfeld (June 26, 67)
Taryn Power (June 26, 66)
Linda Cristal (June 27, 89)
Julian Curry (June 27, 82)
Louis Mahoney (June 28, 81)
Johnny Mandel (June 29, 94)
Carl Reiner (June 29, 98)
Dan Hicks (June 30, 68)
Jean Kitson (July 1, 91)
Tilo Prückner (July 2, 79)
Earl Cameron (July 3, 102)
Leonardo Villar (July 3, 96)
Mike Walling (July 3, 69)
Brandis Kemp (July 4, 69)
Mary Twala (July 4, 80)
Nick Cordero (July 5, 41)
Aubert Pallascio (July 5, 82)
Carme Contreras (July 6, 87)
Charlie Daniels (July 6, 83)
Ennio Morricone (July 6, 91)
Johnny Shack
Gilles Millinaire (July 8, 76)
Naya Rivera (July 8, 33)
Jack Charlton (July 10, 85)
Patti Karr (July 11, 88)
Mary Miller (July 11, 90)
Kelly Preston (July 12, 57)
Grant Imahara (July 13, 49)
Aleta Morrison
Royana Black (July 14, 47)
Galyn Görg (July 14, 55)
Maurice Roëves (July 14, 83)
Carlotta Barilli (July 15, 84)
Tom Lacy (July 16, 86)
Phyllis Somerville (July 16, 76)
Brigid Berlin (July 17, 80)
Zizi Jeanmaire (July 17, 96)
Haruma Miura (July 18, 30)
Sonia Darrin (July 19, 96)
Saskia Cohen Tanugi
Jeff Wright (July 20, 60)
Annie Ross (July 21, 89)
Jacqueline Scott (July 23, 89)
Regis Philbin (July 24, 88)
Peter Green (July 25, 73)
John Saxon (July 25, 84)
Shirley Coates (July 26, 92)
Olivia de Havilland (July 26, 104)
Alison Fiske (July 26, 76)
Gordon Masten (July 26, 69)
Becky Mullen (July 27, 56)
Gianrico Tedeschi (July 27, 100)
Sydney Lotterby (July 30, 93)
Michael Yama (July 30, 76)
Alan Parker (July 31, 76)
Wilford Brimley (August 1, 85)
Tony Morris (August 1, 56)
Reni Santoni (August 1, 81)
Leslie Randall (August 2, 95)
Brent Carver (August 5, 68)
Wayne Fontana (August 6, 74)
Nando Angelini (August 7, 86)
Fred Stillkrauth
Anna Maria Bottini (August 9, 104)
Raymond Allen (August 10, 91)
Pierre Decazes (August 10, 88)
Tetsuya Watari (August 10, 78)
George Christy (August 11, 93)
Trini López (August 11, 83)
Paul Melba
John Rolfe
Julian Bream (August 14, 87)
Linda Manz (August 14, 58)
Pete Way (August 14, 70)
W.C. 'Chunky' Huse
Ben Cross (August 18, 72)
Mariolina De Fano (August 18, 79)
Sandy Lipton
Leslie Hamilton Gearren (August 22, 63)
Allan Rich (August 22, 94)
Lori Nelson (August 23, 87)
Caesar Cordova (August 26, 84)
David S. Cass Sr.
Chadwick Boseman (August 28, 42)
Alexander Zale (August 28, 89)
Virginia Bosler (August 30, 93)
Josie Lloyd (August 30, 81)
Ann Lynn (August 30, 86)
Robert Mill (August 30, 86)
Arthur Wooster (September 1, 91)
Birol Ünel (September 3, 59)
Annie Cordy (September 4, 92)
Rodney Litchfield
Jirí Menzel (September 5, 82)
Joan Blackham (September 6, 74)
Kevin Dobson (September 6, 77)
Tony Tanner (September 8, 88)
Diana Rigg (September 10, 82)
Roger Carel (September 11, 93)
Barbara Jefford (September 12, 90)
Ernie F. Orsatti (September 12, 80)
Sei Ashina (September 14, 36)
Enrique Irazoqui (September 16, 66)
Faye Michael Nuell (September 16, 84)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg (September 18, 87)
John Cannon
Michael Chapman (September 20, 84)
Caroline Mortimer (September 20, 78)
Ron Cobb (September 21, 83)
Tommy DeVito (September 21, 92)
Michael Lonsdale (September 21, 89)
Don Dolan (September 22, 84)
Joe Laurinaitis (September 22, 60)
Juliette Gréco (September 23, 93)
Jay Johnstone (September 26, 74)
Jimmy Winston (September 26, 75)
Yûko Takeuchi (September 27, 40)
Ronald Forfar (September 28, 81)
Mac Davis (September 29, 78)
Helen Reddy (September 29, 78)
Frank Windsor (September 30, 93)
Thomas Jefferson Byrd (October 3, 70)
Armelia McQueen (October 3, 68)
Clark Middleton (October 4, 63)
Margaret Nolan (October 5, 76)
Tommy Rall (October 6, 90)
Eddie Van Halen (October 6, 65)
Philip Anthony (October 8, 90)
Michael O'Dwyer (October 10, 84)
Conchata Ferrell (October 12, 77)
Rhonda Fleming (October 14, 97)
David Toole (October 16, 56)
Spencer Davis (October 19, 78)
Wojciech Pszoniak (October 19, 78)
Jabie Abercrombe (October 20, 83)
Frank Bough (October 21, 87)
Marge Champion (October 21, 101)
Pamela Kosh (October 21, 90)
Johnny Leeze (October 25, 78)
Bobby Ball (October 28, 76)
Leanza Cornett (October 28, 49)
Linda Lutz
Sean Connery (October 31, 90)
Carol Arthur (November 1, 85)
Eddie Hassell
Lawrence Clayton (November 2, 64)
Peter Goodwright (November 2, 84)
Elsa Raven (November 2, 91)
John Sessions (November 2, 67)
Jacqueline Kenley (November 3, 88)
Geoffrey Palmer (November 5, 93)
Joy Westmore
Kenneth V. Jones
Fergus O'Kelly (November 6, 88)
John Fraser (November 7, 89)
Jeanne Little (November 7, 82)
Bert Belasco
Alex Trebek (November 8, 80)
Alice Spivak (November 9, 85)
George Sasaki
Lynn Kellogg (November 12, 77)
Philip Voss (November 13, 84)
Des O'Connor (November 14, 88)
William Thomas Jr.
Soumitra Chatterjee (November 15, 85)
Ray Clemence (November 15, 72)
David Hemblen (November 16, 79)
Robert Yuro (November 16, 88)
Rex Downing (November 18, 95)
Michel Robin (November 18, 90)
Carol Miller (November 19, 82)
Dena Dietrich (November 21, 91)
Jery Hewitt (November 21, 71)
Abby Dalton (November 23, 88)
Hal Ketchum (November 23, 67)
Louise Pajo (November 23, 80)
Christophe Dominici (November 24, 48)
Chuck Bail
Flor Silvestre (November 25, 90)
Daria Nicolodi (November 26, 70)
Skye Aubrey (November 27, 74)
Basil Moss (November 28, 85)
David Prowse (November 28, 85)
Peg Murray (November 29, 96)
Victoria Racimo (November 29, 76)
Betty Bobbitt (November 30, 80)
Anne Sylvestre (November 30, 86)
Keith Buckley
Hugh Keays-Byrne (December 1, 73)
Warren Berlinger (December 2, 83)
Rafer Johnson (December 2, 85)
Ian Yule
David L. Lander (December 4, 73)
Pamela Tiffin (December 4, 78)
Robert Castel (December 5, 87)
Natalie Desselle (December 7, 53)
Chuck Yeager (December 7, 97)
Tom 'Tiny' Lister (December 10, 62)
Don Marion (December 10, 103)
Barbara Windsor (December 10, 83)
Nikolai Ivanov (December 11, 77)
Carol Sutton (December 11, 76)
John le Carré (December 12, 89)
Ann Reinking (December 12, 71)
Philip Martin (December 13, 82)
Caroline Cellier (December 15, 75)
Marcus D'Amico (December 16, 55)
David Ashford (December 17, 79)
Jeremy Bulloch (December 17, 75)
Rod Perry (December 17, 86)
Peter Lamont (December 18, 91)
Nathaniel DeVeaux (December 19, 72)
David Giler
Rosalind Knight (December 19, 87)
Eileen Pollock (December 19, 73)
David Knight (December 20, 92)
Chad Stuart (December 20, 79)
Lee Wallace (December 20, 90)
K.T. Oslin (December 21, 78)
Claude Brasseur (December 22, 84)
Nina Hart (December 23, 71)
Kay Purcell (December 23, 57)
William Link (December 27, 87)
Adele Rose
Claude Bolling (December 29, 90)
Jessica Campbell (December 29, 38)
Pierre Cardin (December 29, 98)
Phyllis McGuire (December 29, 89)
Corrado Olmi (December 29, 94)
Peter Craze (December 30, 74)
Adolfo Quinones (December 30, 65)
Dawn Wells (December 30, 82)
Jeremy Burnham (December 31, 89)
Tommy Docherty (December 31, 92)
Robert Hossein (December 31, 93)
Sherrie Wills (December 31, 53)