On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Boston bombing suspects killed and captured in Boston after 4 days

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Arbus, American actor and photographer (M*A*S*H, Greaser's Palace, Curb Your Enthusiasm), dies of congestive heart failure at 95
  • Fran├žois Jacob, French biologist and bacteriologist (Nobel 1965), dies at 92
  • Mike Denness, Scottish cricketer, dies from cancer at 72
  • Patrick Garland, British director (Doll House), dies at 78