Deaths in History in April 1978

  • Apr 9 Clough Williams-Ellis, Welsh architect (b.1883)
  • Apr 13 Jack Chambers, Canadian artist (b. 1931)
  • Apr 16 Lucius du Bignon Clay, American WWII general and military governor of West Germany, dies at 80
  • Apr 19 Emile de Strijker, Belgian philosopher, dies at 70
  • Apr 25 Lee Kim Lai, Singaporean police officer (b. 1960)
  • Apr 27 Mohammed Daud, premier/president of Afghanistan, murdered