What Happened on April 17, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Abdelaziz Bouteflika wins a fourth term as President of Algeria

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist (1982 Nobel Prize in Literature), dies of pneumonia at 87

Colombian Writer Gabriel García Márquez
Colombian Writer
Gabriel García Márquez