On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Ellen Kuzwayo, South African member of parliament (ANC) and noted writer ("Call me Woman"), dies at 91
  • Ian Morrow, British company director, best known for saving Rolls Royce, dies at 93
  • Scott Crossfield, American pilot, first man to fly at Mach 2 (b. 1921)
  • Zola Levitt, Messianic Jewish preacher (b. 1938)