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April 14, 2019 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 11 tornadoes hit US southern states killing eight in Mississippi, Texas and Louisiana

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar at center of controversy over comments about 9/11 at speech to Council on American-Islamic Relations after tweet by Donald Trump, defended by Nancy Pelosi

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
US Speaker of the House
Nancy Pelosi
  • Seychelles President Danny Faure makes first-ever live speech from a submersible pleading for better marine protection
  • South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg officially announces his presidential campaign in Indiana, first openly gay candidate to run for US president