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14th of April 0069 EVENT Vitellius, commander of the Rhine armies, defeats Emperor Otho in the Battle of Bedriacum and seizes the throne.
14th of April 0070 EVENT Siege of Jerusalem: Titus, son of emperor Vespasian, surrounds the Jewish capital, with four Roman legions.
14th of April 0966 EVENT After his marriage to the Christian Dobrawa of Bohemia, the pagan ruler of the Polans, Mieszko I, converts to Christianity, an event considered to be the founding of the Polish state.
14th of April 1028 EVENT Henry III, son of Conrad, is elected king of the Germans.
14th of April 1205 EVENT Battle of Adrianople between Bulgarians and Crusaders.
14th of April 1294 EVENT Temur, grandson of Kublai, is elected Khagan of the Mongols and Emperor of the Yuan Dynasty with the reigning titles Oljeitu and Chengzong.
14th of April 1341 EVENT Sack of Saluzzo (Italy) by Italian-Angevine troops under Manfred V of Saluzzo.
14th of April 1434 EVENT The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid.
14th of April 1471 EVENT In England, the Yorkists under Edward IV defeat the Lancastrians under the Earl of Warwick at the Battle of Barnet; the Earl is killed and Edward IV resumes the throne.
14th of April 1699 EVENT Khalsa: Birth of Khalsa, the brotherhood of the Sikh religion, in Northern India in accordance with the Nanakshahi calendar.
14th of April 1775 EVENT The first abolition society in North America is established. The Society for the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held in Bondage is organized in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Benjamin Franklin and Benjamin Rush.
14th of April 1816 EVENT Bussa, a slave in British-ruled Barbados, leads a slave rebellion and is killed. For this, he is remembered as the first national hero of Barbados.
14th of April 1828 EVENT Noah Webster copyrights the first edition of his dictionary.
14th of April 1846 EVENT The Donner Party of pioneers departs Springfield, Illinois, for California, on what will become a year-long journey of hardship, cannibalism, and survival.
14th of April 1849 EVENT Hungary declares itself independent of Austria with Lajos Kossuth as its leader.
14th of April 1860 EVENT The first Pony Express rider reaches Sacramento, California.
14th of April 1865 EVENT U.S. President Abraham Lincoln is assassinated in Ford's Theatre by John Wilkes Booth.
14th of April 1865 EVENT U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward and his family are attacked in his home by Lewis Powell.
14th of April 1881 EVENT The Four Dead in Five Seconds Gunfight is fought in El Paso, Texas.
14th of April 1890 EVENT The Pan-American Union is founded by the First International Conference of American States in Washington, D.C.
14th of April 1894 EVENT The first ever commercial motion picture house opened in New York City using ten Kinetoscopes, a device for peep-show viewing of films.
14th of April 1906 EVENT The Azusa Street Revival opens and will launch Pentecostalism as a worldwide movement.
14th of April 1909 EVENT A massacre is orgaized by Ottoman Empire against Armenian population of Cilicia.
14th of April 1912 EVENT The British passenger liner RMS Titanic hits an iceberg in the North Atlantic at 11:40pm. The ship sinks the following morning with the loss of 1,517 lives.
14th of April 1927 EVENT The first Volvo car premieres in Gothenburg, Sweden.
14th of April 1931 EVENT Spanish Cortes depose King Alfonso XIII and proclaims the 2nd Spanish Republic.
14th of April 1935 EVENT "Black Sunday Storm", the worst dust storm of the U.S. Dust Bowl.
14th of April 1939 EVENT The Grapes of Wrath, by American author John Steinbeck is first published by the Viking Press.
14th of April 1940 EVENT World War II: Royal Marines land in Namsos, Norway in preparation for a larger force to arrive two days later.
14th of April 1941 EVENT World War II: The Ustashe, a Croatian far-right organization is put in charge of the Independent State of Croatia by the Axis Powers after the Axis Operation 25 invasion. Rommel attacks Tobruk.
14th of April 1944 EVENT Bombay Explosion: A massive explosion in Bombay harbor kills 300 and causes economic damage valued then at 20 million pounds.
14th of April 1945 EVENT Osijek, Croatia, is liberated from fascist occupation.
14th of April 1956 EVENT In Chicago, Illinois, videotape is first demonstrated.
14th of April 1958 EVENT The Soviet satellite Sputnik 2 falls from orbit after a mission duration of 162 days.
14th of April 1967 EVENT Gnassingbe Eyadema overthrows President of Togo Nicolas Grunitzky and installs himself as the new president, a title he would hold for the next 38 years.
14th of April 1969 EVENT At the U.S. Academy Awards there is a tie for the Academy Award for Best Actress between Katharine Hepburn and Barbra Streisand.
14th of April 1978 EVENT 1978 Tbilisi Demonstrations: Thousands of Georgians demonstrate against Soviet attempts to change the constitutional status of the Georgian language.
14th of April 1981 EVENT STS-1 : The first operational space shuttle, Columbia (OV-102) completes its first test flight.
14th of April 1986 EVENT In retaliation for the April 5 bombing in West Berlin that killed two U.S. servicemen, U.S. president Ronald Reagan orders major bombing raids against Libya, killing 60 people.
14th of April 1986 EVENT 1 kilogram (2.2 lb) hailstones fall on the Gopalganj district of Bangladesh, killing 92. These are the heaviest hailstones ever recorded.
14th of April 1988 EVENT In a United Nations ceremony in Geneva, Switzerland, the Soviet Union signs an agreement pledging to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan.
14th of April 1988 EVENT The USS Samuel B. Roberts strikes a mine in the Persian Gulf during Operation Earnest Will.
14th of April 1991 EVENT The Republic of Georgia introduces the post of President after its declaration of independence from the Soviet Union.
14th of April 1994 EVENT In a U.S. friendly fire incident during Operation Provide Comfort in northern Iraq, two United States Air Force aircraft mistakenly shoot-down two United States Army helicopters, killing 26 people.
14th of April 1999 EVENT NATO mistakenly bombs a convoy of ethnic Albanian refugees : Yugoslav officials say 75 people are killed.
14th of April 1999 EVENT A severe hailstorm strikes Sydney, Australia causing A$2.3 billion in insured damages, the most costly natural disaster in Australian history.
14th of April 2002 EVENT Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returns to office two days after being ousted and arrested by the country's military.
14th of April 2003 EVENT The Human Genome Project is completed with 99% of the human genome sequenced to an accuracy of 99.99%.
14th of April 2003 EVENT U.S. troops in Baghdad capture Abu Abbas, leader of the Palestinian group that killed an American on the hijacked cruise liner the MS Achille Lauro in 1985.
14th of April 2005 EVENT The Oregon Supreme Court nullifies marriage licenses issued to gay couples a year earlier by Multnomah County.
14th of April 2007 EVENT At least 200,000 demonstrators in Ankara, Turkey protest against the possible candidacy of incumbent Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
14th of April 2010 EVENT Nearly 2,700 are killed in a magnitude 6.9 earthquake in Yushu, Qinghai, China.
14th of April 1336 BIRTHDAY Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan (d. 1374)
14th of April 1572 BIRTHDAY Adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician (d. 1632)
14th of April 1578 BIRTHDAY King Philip III of Spain (d. 1621)
14th of April 1629 BIRTHDAY Christiaan Huygens, Dutch mathematician (d. 1695)
14th of April 1668 BIRTHDAY Magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish General (d. 1741)
14th of April 1714 BIRTHDAY Adam Gib, Scottish religious leader (d. 1788)
14th of April 1738 BIRTHDAY William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1809)
14th of April 1741 BIRTHDAY Emperor Momozono of Japan (d. 1762)
14th of April 1773 BIRTHDAY Jean-Baptiste de Villele, French statesman (d. 1854)
14th of April 1788 BIRTHDAY David G. Burnet, interim president of the Republic of Texas (d. 1870)
14th of April 1800 BIRTHDAY John George Appold, fur dyer and engineer (d. 1865)
14th of April 1814 BIRTHDAY Dimitri Kipiani, Georgian politician and writer (d. 1887)
14th of April 1818 BIRTHDAY Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, queen of Hanover (d. 1909)
14th of April 1827 BIRTHDAY Augustus Pitt Rivers, English archaeologist (d. 1900)
14th of April 1857 BIRTHDAY Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Youngest daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, Prince Consort (d. 1944)
14th of April 1866 BIRTHDAY Anne Sullivan, Helen Keller's teacher (d. 1936)
14th of April 1868 BIRTHDAY Peter Behrens, German architect (d. 1940)
14th of April 1870 BIRTHDAY Victor Borisov-Musatov, Russian painter (d. 1905)
14th of April 1870 BIRTHDAY Syd Gregory, Australian cricketer (d. 1929)
14th of April 1872 BIRTHDAY Abdullah Yusuf Ali, Indian-born Islamic scholar and translator (d. 1953)
14th of April 1881 BIRTHDAY Husain Salaahuddin, Maldivian writer (d. 1948)
14th of April 1882 BIRTHDAY Moritz Schlick, Austrian philosopher, (d. 1936)
14th of April 1886 BIRTHDAY Ernst Robert Curtius, Alsatian philologist (d. 1956)
14th of April 1889 BIRTHDAY Arnold Joseph Toynbee, English historian (d. 1975)
14th of April 1891 BIRTHDAY B. R. Ambedkar, Indian jurist (d. 1956)
14th of April 1892 BIRTHDAY Vere Gordon Childe, Australian philologist (d. 1957)
14th of April 1897 BIRTHDAY Claire Windsor, American actress (d. 1972)
14th of April 1902 BIRTHDAY Sylvio Mantha, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1974)
14th of April 1903 BIRTHDAY Henry Corbin, French philosopher and iranologist (d. 1978)
14th of April 1904 BIRTHDAY Sir John Gielgud, English actor (d. 2000)
14th of April 1905 BIRTHDAY Elizabeth Huckaby, American educator (d. 1999)
14th of April 1907 BIRTHDAY Francois "Papa Doc" Duvalier, Haitian dictator (d. 1971)
14th of April 1917 BIRTHDAY Valerie Hobson, British actress (d. 1998)
14th of April 1917 BIRTHDAY Marvin Miller, American labor activist
14th of April 1918 BIRTHDAY Mary Healy, American actress
14th of April 1921 BIRTHDAY Thomas Schelling, American economist, Nobel laureate
14th of April 1923 BIRTHDAY Roberto DeVicenzo, Argentine golfer
14th of April 1924 BIRTHDAY Shorty Rogers, American jazz musician (d. 1994)
14th of April 1925 BIRTHDAY Gene Ammons, American jazz saxophonist (d. 1974)
14th of April 1925 BIRTHDAY Abel Muzorewa, Prime Minister of Zimbabwe (d. 2010)
14th of April 1925 BIRTHDAY Rod Steiger, American actor (d. 2002)
14th of April 1926 BIRTHDAY Frank Daniel, Czech-born writer, director and teacher (d. 1996)
14th of April 1926 BIRTHDAY Liz Renay, American actress (d. 2007)
14th of April 1927 BIRTHDAY Alan MacDiarmid, New Zealand chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 2007)
14th of April 1927 BIRTHDAY Dany Robin, French actress (d. 1995)
14th of April 1928 BIRTHDAY Ezra Fleischer, Romanian dissident, later Israeli writer (d. 2006)
14th of April 1929 BIRTHDAY Gerry Anderson, English television producer
14th of April 1930 BIRTHDAY Rene Desmaison, French mountaineer (d. 2007)
14th of April 1930 BIRTHDAY Bradford Dillman, American actor
14th of April 1931 BIRTHDAY Paul Masnick, Canadian ice hockey player
14th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Bob Grant, English actor (d. 2003)
14th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Loretta Lynn, American country musician/singer
14th of April 1934 BIRTHDAY Fredric Jameson, American philosopher, cultural theorist
14th of April 1935 BIRTHDAY Erich von Daniken, Swiss writer
14th of April 1936 BIRTHDAY Kenneth Mars, American actor (d. 2011)
14th of April 1936 BIRTHDAY Bobby Nichols, American professional golfer
14th of April 1936 BIRTHDAY Frank Serpico, American policeman
14th of April 1941 BIRTHDAY Julie Christie, British actress
14th of April 1941 BIRTHDAY Pete Rose, American baseball player
14th of April 1942 BIRTHDAY Bjorn Rosengren, Swedish politician
14th of April 1942 BIRTHDAY Valentin Lebedev, Russian cosmonaut
14th of April 1944 BIRTHDAY John Sergeant, British journalist
14th of April 1945 BIRTHDAY Ritchie Blackmore, English guitarist (Deep Purple)
14th of April 1945 BIRTHDAY Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi, 8th Prime Minister of Samoa
14th of April 1948 BIRTHDAY Anastasios Papaligouras, Greek lawyer and politician
14th of April 1949 BIRTHDAY Chris Langham, British actor, writer, producer, director
14th of April 1949 BIRTHDAY DeAnne Julius, American/English economist
14th of April 1949 BIRTHDAY John Shea, American actor
14th of April 1950 BIRTHDAY Peter Esterhazy, Hungarian writer
14th of April 1950 BIRTHDAY Francis Collins, American scientist, director of National Health Institutes
14th of April 1951 BIRTHDAY Julian Lloyd Webber, English cellist
14th of April 1952 BIRTHDAY Mickey O'Sullivan, Irish sportsman
14th of April 1953 BIRTHDAY David Buss, Evolutionary psychologist
14th of April 1954 BIRTHDAY Bruce Sterling, American science fiction author
14th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Lothaire Bluteau, Canadian actor
14th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Richard Jeni, American comedian (d. 2007)
14th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Mikhail Pletnev, Russian pianist, conductor and composer
14th of April 1958 BIRTHDAY John D'Aquino, American actor
14th of April 1958 BIRTHDAY Peter Capaldi, Scottish actor and director
14th of April 1960 BIRTHDAY Brad Garrett, American actor
14th of April 1961 BIRTHDAY Robert Carlyle, British actor
14th of April 1961 BIRTHDAY Daniel Clowes, American cartoonist and screenwriter
14th of April 1962 BIRTHDAY Scott Boman, American politician
14th of April 1964 BIRTHDAY Greg Battle, Canadian football player
14th of April 1964 BIRTHDAY Gina McKee, British actress
14th of April 1965 BIRTHDAY Kirk Windstein, American guitarist (Crowbar, Down)
14th of April 1965 BIRTHDAY Tom Dey, American film director
14th of April 1966 BIRTHDAY Andre Boisclair, Quebec politician (Parti Quebecois)
14th of April 1966 BIRTHDAY David Justice, American baseball player
14th of April 1966 BIRTHDAY Greg Maddux, American baseball player
14th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Nicola Berti, Italian footballer
14th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Alain Cote, French Canadian ice hockey player
14th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Barrett Martin, American drummer and composer
14th of April 1968 BIRTHDAY Anthony Michael Hall, American actor
14th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Brad Ausmus, American baseball player
14th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Mark Macon, American basketball player
14th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Martyn LeNoble, Dutch musician
14th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Vebj?rn Selbekk, Norwegian journalist
14th of April 1970 BIRTHDAY Shizuka Kudo, Japanese singer
14th of April 1970 BIRTHDAY Emre Altug, Turkish singer
14th of April 1970 BIRTHDAY Steve Avery, American baseball player
14th of April 1971 BIRTHDAY Miguel Calero, Colombian footballer
14th of April 1971 BIRTHDAY Peter Gibson, American writer
14th of April 1971 BIRTHDAY Gregg Zaun, American baseball player
14th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY Roberto Mejia, Dominican baseball player
14th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY Paul Devlin, England-born Scottish footballer
14th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY Roberto Ayala, Argentine footballer
14th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY David Miller, American tenor (Il Divo)
14th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY Adrien Brody, American actor
14th of April 1974 BIRTHDAY Da Brat, American rapper
14th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Amy Dumas, American professional wrestler
14th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Avner Dorman, Israeli composer
14th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Konstantinos Nebegleras, Greek footballer
14th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Anderson Silva, Brazilian mixed martial artist
14th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Rajeshwari Sachdev, Indian actress
14th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Anna DeForge, American basketball player
14th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Jason Wiemer, Canadian ice hockey player
14th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Kyle Farnsworth, American baseball player
14th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Christian Alvestam, Swedish musician (Scar Symmetry)
14th of April 1977 BIRTHDAY Rob McElhenney, American actor
14th of April 1977 BIRTHDAY Chandra Levy, American intern (d. 2001)
14th of April 1977 BIRTHDAY Sarah Michelle Gellar, American actress
14th of April 1978 BIRTHDAY Paul O'Brien, Australian actor
14th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Marios Elia, Greek-Cypriot footballer
14th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Rebecca DiPietro, American model
14th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Noe Pamarot, French footballer
14th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Ross Filipo, New Zealand rugby player
14th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Win Butler, American/Canadian musician (Arcade Fire)
14th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Kieran Mahon, British musician (The Cooper Temple Clause)
14th of April 1981 BIRTHDAY Mustafa Gungor, German rugby player
14th of April 1981 BIRTHDAY Amy Leach, British theatre director
14th of April 1983 BIRTHDAY James McFadden, Scottish footballer
14th of April 1983 BIRTHDAY William Obeng, Ghanaian/American football player
14th of April 1983 BIRTHDAY Nikoloz Tskitishvili, Georgian basketball player
14th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Charles Hamelin, Canadian short track speed skater
14th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Adan Sanchez, American singer (d. 2004)
14th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Blake Costanzo, American football player
14th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Tyler Thigpen, American football player
14th of April 1986 BIRTHDAY Matt Derbyshire, English footballer
14th of April 1986 BIRTHDAY Anne Watanabe, Japanese model
14th of April 1986 BIRTHDAY Todd Gilles, American ice dancer
14th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY Michael Baze, American horse racing jockey (d. 2011)
14th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY Erwin Hoffer, Austrian footballer
14th of April 1988 BIRTHDAY Vasileios Pliatsikas, Greek footballer
14th of April 1989 BIRTHDAY Joe Haden, American football player
14th of April 1989 BIRTHDAY Dafina Zeqiri, Kosovan-Swedish singer
14th of April 1993 BIRTHDAY Vivien Cardone, American actress
14th of April 1993 BIRTHDAY Graham Phillips, American actor
14th of April 1996 BIRTHDAY Abigail Breslin, American actress
14th of April 1132 DEATH Mstislav I of Kiev (Born 1076)
14th of April 1279 DEATH Boles?aw the Pious
14th of April 1322 DEATH Bartholomew de Badlesmere, 1st Lord Badlesmere, English soldier (Born 1275)
14th of April 1345 DEATH Richard Aungerville, English bishop and writer (Born 1287)
14th of April 1471 DEATH Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, English kingmaker (Born 1428)
14th of April 1574 DEATH Louis of Nassau, Dutch general (killed in battle) (Born 1538)
14th of April 1578 DEATH James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary, Queen of Scots
14th of April 1599 DEATH Henry Wallop, English statesman
14th of April 1662 DEATH William Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele, English statesman (Born 1582)
14th of April 1682 DEATH Avvakum, Russian priest and writer (Born 1621) (April 1 O.S.)
14th of April 1716 DEATH Arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington, British admiral
14th of April 1721 DEATH Michel Chamillart, French statesman (Born 1652)
14th of April 1759 DEATH George Frideric Handel, German composer (Born 1685)
14th of April 1785 DEATH William Whitehead, English writer (Born 1715)
14th of April 1792 DEATH Maximilian Hell, Hungarian astronomer (Born 1720)
14th of April 1864 DEATH Charles Lot Church, Nova Scotia politician (Born 1777)
14th of April 1910 DEATH Mikhail Vrubel, Russian painter (Born 1856)
14th of April 1911 DEATH Addie Joss, American baseball player (Born 1880)
14th of April 1911 DEATH Henri Elzear Taschereau, French Canadian jurist and Chief Justice of Canada (Born 1836)
14th of April 1912 DEATH Henri Brisson, French statesman (Born 1835)
14th of April 1914 DEATH Hubert Bland, English co-founder of the Fabian Society (Born 1855)
14th of April 1917 DEATH Ludovich Lazarus Zamenhof, Polish creator of Esperanto (Born 1859)
14th of April 1925 DEATH John Singer Sargent, American artist (Born 1856)
14th of April 1930 DEATH Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian writer (Born 1893)
14th of April 1935 DEATH Amalie Emmy Noether, German mathematician (Born 1882)
14th of April 1941 DEATH Guillermo Kahlo, father of Frida Kahlo (Born 1871)
14th of April 1943 DEATH Yakov Dzhugashvili, the oldest child of Stalin (Born 1907)
14th of April 1950 DEATH Sri Ramana Maharshi, Indian philosopher (Born 1879)
14th of April 1963 DEATH Mahapandit Rahul Sankrityayan, Indian historian, (Born 1893)
14th of April 1964 DEATH Tatyana Alexeyevna Afanasyeva, Russian/Dutch mathematician (Born 1876)
14th of April 1964 DEATH Rachel Carson, American author and environmentalist (Born 1907)
14th of April 1965 DEATH Dick Hickock (Born 1933) and Perry Smith (b. 1928) American murderers
14th of April 1968 DEATH Al Benton, American baseball player (Born 1911)
14th of April 1975 DEATH Gunther Dyhrenfurth, Swiss mountaineer, geologist and Himalayan explorer (Born 1886)
14th of April 1975 DEATH Fredric March, American actor (Born 1897)
14th of April 1976 DEATH Jose Revueltas, Mexican writer (Born 1914)
14th of April 1983 DEATH Pete Farndon, English bassist (The Pretenders) (Born 1952)
14th of April 1984 DEATH Dionisis Papagiannopoulos, Greek actor (Born 1912)
14th of April 1985 DEATH Noele Gordon, English actress (Born 1919
14th of April 1986 DEATH Simone de Beauvoir, French feminist writer (Born 1908)
14th of April 1990 DEATH Thurston Harris, American singer (Born 1931)
14th of April 1994 DEATH Salimuzzaman Siddiqui, Pakistani scientist and scholar (Born 1897)
14th of April 1995 DEATH Burl Ives, American singer and actor (Born 1909)
14th of April 1999 DEATH Ellen Corby, American actress (Born 1911)
14th of April 1999 DEATH Anthony Newley, British actor and singer (Born 1931)
14th of April 2000 DEATH Frenchy Bordagaray, American baseball player (Born 1910)
14th of April 2000 DEATH Phil Katz, American computer programmer (Born 1962)
14th of April 2000 DEATH Wilf Mannion, English footballer (Born 1918)
14th of April 2001 DEATH Hiroshi Teshigahara, Japanese director (Born 1927)
14th of April 2001 DEATH Jim Baxter, Scottish footballer (Born 1939)
14th of April 2004 DEATH Micheline Charest, French Canadian television producer (Born 1953)
14th of April 2006 DEATH Mahmut Bakalli, Kosovo politician (Born 1936)
14th of April 2007 DEATH June Callwood, Canadian journalist, author and social activist (Born 1924)
14th of April 2007 DEATH Don Ho, American musician (Born 1930)
14th of April 2008 DEATH Tommy Holmes, American baseball player (Born 1918)
14th of April 2008 DEATH Miguel Galvan, Mexican actor/comedian. (Born 1957)
14th of April 2008 DEATH Ollie Johnston, the last living member of Disney's Nine Old Men. (Born 1912)
14th of April 2010 DEATH Peter Steele, American musician (Born 1962)
14th of April 2011 DEATH Walter Breuning, American supercentenarian (Born 1896)