April 13, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Migrant ship carrying around 550 sinks off the Libyan coast, about 400 drown.

Deaths in History

  • Eduardo Galeano, Uruguayan journalist and writer, dies at 74

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Günter Grass, German writer (The Tin Drum) and playwright and Nobel Prize laureate (1999), dies at 87

Writer and playwright Günter Grass
Writer and playwright
Günter Grass