April 11, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 14 people are killed in clashes between drug traffickers and police in Michoacán, Mexico
  • 57 people are killed by the Syrian Army in Daraa Governorate, Syria
  • Fossilized dinosaur eggs with embryos are discovered in China
  • Two women are beheaded for sorcery in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Deaths in History

  • Hilary Koprowski, Polish virologist and immunologist, dies at 96

Person of interestMaria Tallchief

Maria Tallchief, American prima ballerina, dies at 88

Ballerina Maria Tallchief
Maria Tallchief