April 4, 1991 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Senator John Heinz of Pennsylvania and six others are killed when a helicopter collides with their plane over an elementary school in Merion, Pennsylvania.

Deaths in History

  • John Heinz, (Sen-R-Pa), dies in a plane crash, dies at 52
  • Max Frisch, Swiss architect/writer (Stiller, Biedermann), dies at 79