What Happened on April 26, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Dinosaurs" premieres on ABC-TV
  • 23 killed in Kansas & Oklahoma by tornadoes

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soccer star Diego Maradona, suspended for using cocaine, arrested in Argentina for possession & distribution of illegal narcotics

Football Legend Diego Maradona
Football Legend
Diego Maradona

Famous Deaths

  • Carmine Coppola, composer/conductor (The Godfather Part II), and father of Francis Ford Coppola, dies at 80
  • Emily McLaughlin, US actress (Jessie-General Hospital), dies at 61
  • Hans Holewa, Austrian-born Swedish composer, dies at 85
  • Leo Arnaud, French-American composer (b. 1904)
  • Richard Hatfield, Canadian politician (b. 1931)