1881 - The Four Dead in Five Seconds Gunfight erupted in El Paso, Texas.
1865 - President Abraham Lincoln assassinated
1828 - Webster's dictionary first published.
1775 - First pro-abolition movement established, in Philadelphia, PA by Benjamin Franklin
1434 - Construction begins on Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul
This Day In Business
1956 - The first demonstration of videotape is conducted in Chicago, Illinois.
1969 - Katherine Hepburn and Barbra Streisand tie for Best Actress Oscar
966 - Founding of the Polish State: Dobrawa of Bohemia marries Mieszko I
1996 - Greg Norman has a historic collapse as he blows 6 stroke lead on final day & loses Masters.
April 14th Holiday
Black Day (South Korea) - A day where single people gather together and eat a traditional noodle dish with black bean sauce.
Today's Birthday Trivia
She played the role of Kyra Hart on the TV series Reba. Who is she?
Today's Birthday Horoscope
Learn about people born on this day by reading the April 14 Birthday Horoscope.
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