Historical Events In April - 26
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
2005 Facing international pressure, Syria withdraws the last of its 14,000 troop military garrison in Lebanon ending its twenty nine year military domination of that country on April - 26.
2007 Russians riot in Tallinn, Estonia, about moving the Bronze Soldier. Two nights of rioting leave one dead on April - 26.
2012 On this day in history 70 people are killed by rocket attacks by the Syrian Army on the city of Hama
2012 Former Liberian President Charles Taylor is found guilty on 11 counts of aiding and abetting war crimes and crimes against humanity during the Sierra Leone Civil War on this day in history.
2013 On April - 26 30 people are killed after a bus crashes following a Taliban attack in southern Afghanistan
2017 Gift Ngoepe becomes 1st black African to play in Major League Baseball, for the Pittsburgh Pirates on this day in history.
2018 Serial killer "Golden State Killer" identified after 40 years as a former police officer, responsible for 12 killings, 50 rapes in California on this day in history.
2018 Comedian Bill Cosby is found guilty of sexual assault in Pennsylvania on April - 26.
2018 NFL Draft: 4 quarterbacks are taken in the top 10 selections for the first time in history on April - 26.