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Historical Events Happened In April - 26

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

1983  Bronislaw Kaper, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1984  On April - 26 count Basie jazz piano great, dies at 78  

1984  On April - 26 henry Rowland actor, dies at 70  

1984  Liverpool's Cavern Club reopens on this day in history.  

1984  On April - 26 may McAvoy actress, dies at 82 after a heart attack  

1984  On April - 26 pres Reagan visits China  

1984  On April - 26 henry Rowland, actor (Rogue's Regiment), dies at 70  

1986  An accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant leads to widespread nuclear contamination on April - 26.  

1986  On April - 26 broderick Crawford actor (Highway Patrol), dies at 74  

1986  Kashmir-India Border Region a 5.5 earthquake resulted in six people killed, about 30 injured and 85 percent of the houses damaged in the Dharmsala, India area on April - 26.  

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1986  On this day in history maria Shriver & Arnold Schwarzenegger marry  

1986  Worst nuclear disaster, Chernobyl USSR, 31 die on April - 26.  

1986  On this day in history bessie Love, actress (Broadway Melody, Isadora), dies at 87  

1988  TNN Viewers choice awards-Randy Travis wins in 5 categories on April - 26.  

1989  On this day in history aT&T announces NJ's 201 area code will split into 908 & 201  

1989  Lucille Ball comedienne/actress dies at 78 of a massive heart attack on this day in history.  

1989  On April - 26 mike Tyson is ticketed for driving 71 MPH in 30 mile zone in Albany  

1989  Lucille Ball, comedienne (I Love Lucy), dies of heart attack at 78 on this day in history.  

1990  126 die in a (6.9) earthquake in China on this day in history.  

1990  Danny Wood of New Kids, steps on a stuffed animal & twists his ankle on this day in history.  

1990  In the Qinghai Province, Chinaa 6.9 quake resulted in at least 126 people killed, many injured, extensive damage and landslides in the Gonghe-Xinghai area on April - 26.  

1990  NY court of appeals ends 2 year legal battle over 1988 America's Cup by refusing jurisdiction of the case on April - 26.  

1990  On April - 26 carlos Pizarro Leongomez, Colombian pres candidate, assassinated  

1991  On this day in history "Dinosaurs" premiers on ABC-TV  

1991  On April - 26 vice-Admiral Charles Thomas resigns, warns defense cuts will threaten sovereignty and endanger lives of military personnel  

1991  On April - 26 carmine Coppola, composer/father of Francis Ford Coppola, dies  

1992  "Jelly's Last Jam" opens at Virginia theater on Broadway on April - 26.  

1992  On this day in history "Who's The Boss," final episode after 8 years  

1992  Final episode of "Growing Pains" airs on this day in history.  

1992  Alberta Vaughn, actress (Wild Horse, Silver Devil), dies at 87 on this day in history.  

1995  On April - 26 alexander Knox, actor/writer (Gorky Park, Accident), dies at 88  

1996  On this day in history burton Stein, historian, dies at 69  

1997  Joey Faye, comic (Fruit of the Loom grapes), dies at 86 on April - 26.  

2002  On this day in history robert Steinhäuser German spree killer (b.1983)  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1319  On this day in history birth of jean II, the Good, king of France (1350-64)  

1538  Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) was born on this day in history.  

1564  William Shakespeare, Stratford-on-Avon England, playwright (Hamlet) was born on this day in history.  

1567  Nicolas Forme, composer was born on April - 26.  

1573  On this day in history birth of marie de'Medici, Queen of France  

1603  Francesco Nigetti, composer was born on April - 26.  

1637  Philip J van Lichtenbergh, Governor of Suriname, baptized was born on April - 26.  

1648  On April - 26 birth of pedro II, King of Portugal (1683-1706)  

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Famous Deaths In April - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0757  On April - 26 stephen II, Pope (752-57), dies  

1192  On this day in history death of emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan (b. 1127)  

1196  Alfonso II, King of Aragon (1162-96), dies on this day in history.  

1444  On this day in history robert Campin, South Neth painter/porter of Doornik, dies at about 65  

1476  On April - 26 death of simonetta Vespucci, inspiration of Botticelli (b.1453)  

1478  Death of Giuliano de' Medici, Medeheerser of Florence, murdered at about 24 on April - 26.  

1489  Death of Ashikaga Yoshihisa, Japanese shogun (b. 1465) on this day in history.  

1558  On April - 26 jean Francois Fernel, French physician, dies  

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