April 12, 2016 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Breakthrough Starshot: Scientists and internet entrepreneurs, including Yuri Milner, Stephen Hawking and Mark Zuckerberg, announce interstellar project to send robot spacecraft to Alpha Centauri

Physicist Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking
Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg

Deaths in History

  • Arnold Wesker, British playwright (Chips with Everything), dies at 83