...isn't the only important event that occurred on April 26th
John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Abraham Lincoln, was surrounded and killed by federal troops near Bowling Green, Va.
Planes from Nazi Germany raided the Basque town of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War.
Marshal Henri Philippe Petain, the head of France's Vichy government during World War II, was arrested.
The American Moon rocket Ranger IV lands on the far side of the Moon but fails to send back pictures due a technical fault.
1982 A quarter of century ago
the founder of best formula 1 technical web site Steven De Groote was born.
Happy birthday Tomba!