On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chopper 4 1st used on WNBC TV (NYC) news
  • Oklahoma City bombing - a truck bomb at Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building kills 168 & injures 500

Famous Deaths

  • "King" Herbert Whitaker, tenor sax, dies at 66
  • Igor Hajek, translator/writer, dies at 64
  • J. Peter Grace, American businessman and industrialist, , dies from cancer at 81
  • Kenneth Burslam Gardner, librarian/Orientalist, dies at 70