420 (cannabis culture) (International)
UN Chinese Language Day (United Nations)
1303 - The Sapienza University of Rome is instituted by a bull of Pope Boniface VIII.
1453 - Three Genoese galleys and a Byzantine blockade runner fight their way through an Ottoman blockading fleet a few weeks before the fall of Constantinople.
1534 - Jacques Cartier begins his first voyage to what is today the east coast of Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador.
1535 - The sun dog phenomenon is observed over Stockholm, as later depicted in the famous painting Vädersolstavlan.
1653 - Oliver Cromwell dissolves the Rump Parliament.
1657 - Admiral Robert Blake destroys a Spanish silver fleet under heavy fire at the Battle of Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
1657 - Freedom of religion is granted to the Jews of New Amsterdam (later New York City).
1689 - Deposed monarch James II of England lays siege to Derry.
1752 - Start of Konbaung–Hanthawaddy War, a new phase in the Burmese Civil War (1740–57).
1770 - The Georgian king, Erekle II, abandoned by his Russian ally Count Totleben, wins a victory over Ottoman forces at Aspindza.
1775 - American Revolutionary War: The Siege of Boston begins, following the battles at Lexington and Concord.
1789 - George Washington arrives at Grays Ferry, Philadelphia while en route to Manhattan for his inauguration.
1792 - France declares war against the "King of Hungary and Bohemia", the beginning of French Revolutionary Wars.
1800 - The Septinsular Republic is established.
1809 - Two Austrian army corps in Bavaria are defeated by a First French Empire army led by Napoleon at the Battle of Abensberg on the second day of a four-day campaign that ended in a French victory.
1810 - The Governor of Caracas, Venezuela declares independence from Spain.
1818 - The case of Ashford v Thornton ends, with Abraham Thornton allowed to go free rather than face a retrial for murder, after his demand for trial by battle is upheld.
1828 - René Caillié becomes the second non-Muslim to enter (and the first to return from) Timbuktu, following Major Gordon Laing.
1836 - U.S. Congress passes an act creating the Wisconsin Territory.
1861 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.
1862 - Louis Pasteur and Claude Bernard complete the experiment disproving the theory of spontaneous generation.
1865 - Astronomer Angelo Secchi demonstrates the Secchi disk, which measures water clarity, aboard Pope Pius IX's yacht, the L'Immaculata Concezion.
1876 - The April Uprising begins. Its suppression shocks European opinion, and Bulgarian independence becomes a condition for ending the Russo-Turkish War.
1884 - Pope Leo XIII publishes the encyclical Humanum genus.
1898 - U.S. President William McKinley signed a joint resolution to Congress for declaration of War against Spain, beginning the Spanish–American War.
1902 - Pierre and Marie Curie refine radium chloride.
1908 - Opening day of competition in the New South Wales Rugby League.
1912 - Opening day for baseball's Tiger Stadium in Detroit, and Fenway Park in Boston.
1914 - Nineteen men, women, and children die in the Ludlow Massacre during a Colorado coal-miners' strike.
1916 - The Chicago Cubs play their first game at Weeghman Park (currently Wrigley Field), defeating the Cincinnati Reds 7–6 in 11 innings.
1918 - Manfred von Richthofen, a.k.a. The Red Baron, shoots down his 79th and 80th victims, his final victories before his death the following day.
1922 - The Soviet government creates South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast within Georgian SSR.
1945 - World War II: U.S. troops capture Leipzig, Germany, only to later cede the city to the Soviet Union.
1945 - World War II: Führerbunker: Adolf Hitler makes his last trip to the surface to award Iron Crosses to boy soldiers of the Hitler Youth.
1945 - Twenty Jewish children used in medical experiments at Neuengamme are killed in the basement of the Bullenhuser Damm school.
1946 - The League of Nations officially dissolves, giving most of its power to the United Nations.
1961 - Cold War: Failure of the Bay of Pigs Invasion of US-backed Cuban exiles against Cuba.
1968 - English politician Enoch Powell makes his controversial "Rivers of Blood" speech.
1972 - Apollo program: Apollo 16 lunar module, commanded by John Young and piloted by Charles Duke, lands on the moon.
1998 - Air France Flight 422 crashes after taking off from El Dorado International Airport in Bogotá, Colombia, killing all 53 people on board.
1999 - Columbine High School massacre: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 13 people and injured 24 others before committing suicide at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colorado.
2007 - Johnson Space Center shooting: William Phillips with a handgun barricades himself in NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas before killing a male hostage and himself.
2008 - Danica Patrick wins the Indy Japan 300 becoming the first female driver in history to win an Indy car race.
2010 - The Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven workers and beginning an oil spill that would last six months.
2012 - One hundred twenty-seven people are killed when a plane crashes in a residential area near the Benazir Bhutto International Airport near Islamabad, Pakistan.
2013 - A 6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes Lushan County, Ya'an, in China's Sichuan province, killing more than 150 people and injuring thousands.
2015 - Ten people are killed in a bomb attack on a convoy carrying food supplies to a United Nations compound in Garowe in the Somali region of Puntland.
1494 - Johannes Agricola, German theologian and reformer (d. 1566)
1544 - Renata of Lorraine, Duchess consort of Bavaria (d. 1602)
1586 - Rose of Lima, Peruvian mystic and saint (d. 1617)
1633 - Emperor Go-Kōmyō of Japan (d. 1654)
1646 - Charles Plumier, French botanist and author (d. 1704)
1650 - William Bedloe, English spy (d. 1680)
1718 - David Brainerd, American missionary (d. 1747)
1723 - Cornelius Harnett, American merchant, farmer, and politician (d. 1781)
1727 - Florimond Claude, Comte de Mercy-Argenteau, Belgian-Austrian minister and diplomat (d. 1794)
1745 - Philippe Pinel, French physician and psychiatrist (d. 1826)
1748 - Georg Michael Telemann, German composer and theologian (d. 1831)
1772 - William Lawless, Irish revolutionary and French general (d. 1824)
1808 - Napoleon III, French politician, 1st President of France (d. 1873)
1816 - Bogoslav Šulek, Croatian philologist, historian, and lexicographer (d. 1895)
1818 - Heinrich Göbel, German-American mechanic and engineer (d. 1893)
1826 - Dinah Craik, English author and poet (d. 1887)
1836 - Eli Whitney Blake, Jr., American scientist and academic (d. 1895)
1839 - Carol I of Romania, King of Romania (d. 1914)
1840 - Odilon Redon, French painter and illustrator (d. 1916)
1850 - Daniel Chester French, American sculptor, designed the Lincoln statue (d. 1931)
1851 - Alexander Dianin, Russian chemist (d. 1918)
1851 - Siegmund Lubin, Polish-American businessman, founded the Lubin Manufacturing Company (d. 1923)
1860 - Justinien de Clary, French target shooter (d. 1933)
1871 - Sydney Chapman, English economist and civil servant (d. 1951)
1873 - James Harcourt, English character actor (d. 1951)
1875 - Vladimir Vidrić, Croatian poet and lawyer (d. 1909)
1879 - Paul Poiret, French fashion designer (d. 1944)
1882 - Holland Smith, American general (d. 1967)
1884 - Princess Beatrice of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (d. 1966)
1884 - Oliver Kirk, American boxer (d. 1960)
1884 - Daniel Varoujan, Armenian poet and educator (d. 1915)
1889 - Albert Jean Amateau, Turkish rabbi, lawyer, and activist (d. 1996)
1889 - Prince Erik, Duke of Västmanland (d. 1918)
1889 - Marie-Antoinette de Geuser, French mystic (d. 1918)
1889 - Adolf Hitler, Austrian born German politician, Führer of Nazi Germany (d. 1945)
1889 - Tonny Kessler, Dutch footballer (d. 1960)
1890 - Maurice Duplessis, Canadian lawyer and politician, 16th Premier of Quebec (d. 1959)
1890 - Adolf Schärf, Austrian soldier and politician, 6th President of Austria (d. 1965)
1891 - Dave Bancroft, American baseball player and manager (d. 1972)
1893 - Harold Lloyd, American actor, comedian, and producer (d. 1971)
1893 - Joan Miró, Spanish painter and sculptor (d. 1983)
1895 - Emile Christian, American trombonist and composer (d. 1973)
1895 - Henry de Montherlant, French essayist, novelist, and dramatist (d. 1972)
1896 - Wop May, Canadian captain and pilot (d. 1952)
1899 - Alan Arnett McLeod, Canadian lieutenant, Victoria Cross recipient (d. 1918)
1904 - Bruce Cabot, American actor (d. 1972)
1907 - Miran Bux, Pakistani cricketer (d. 1991)
1907 - Augoustinos Kantiotes, Greek bishop (d. 2010)
1908 - Lionel Hampton, African-American vibraphone player, pianist, bandleader, and actor (d. 2002)
1910 - Fatin Rüştü Zorlu, Turkish diplomat and politician (d. 1961)
1913 - Mimis Fotopoulos, Greek actor and poet (d. 1986)
1913 - Willi Hennig, German biologist and entomologist (d. 1976)
1913 - Roger Rochard, French runner (d. 1993)
1914 - Betty Lou Gerson, American actress (d. 1999)
1915 - Joseph Wolpe, South African-American psychotherapist and physician (d. 1997)
1916 - Nasiba Zeynalova, Azerbaijani actress (d. 2004)
1918 - Kai Siegbahn, Swedish physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2007)
1919 - Richard Hillary, Australian lieutenant and pilot (d. 1943)
1920 - Frances Ames, South African neurologist, psychiatrist, and human rights activist (d. 2002)
1920 - Clement Isong, Nigerian banker and politician, Governor of Cross River State (d. 2000)
1920 - Ronald Speirs, American colonel (d. 2007)
1920 - John Paul Stevens, American lawyer and jurist, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (d. 2019)
1923 - Mother Angelica, American nun and broadcaster, founded Eternal Word Television Network (d. 2016)
1923 - Irene Lieblich, Polish-American painter and illustrator (d. 2008)
1923 - Tito Puente, American drummer and producer (d. 2000)
1924 - Nina Foch, Dutch-American actress (d. 2008)
1924 - Leslie Phillips, English actor and producer
1924 - Guy Rocher, Canadian sociologist and academic
1925 - Ernie Stautner, German-American football player and coach (d. 2006)
1925 - Elena Verdugo, American actress (d. 2017)
1927 - Bud Cullen, Canadian judge and politician, 1st Canadian Minister of Employment and Immigration (d. 2005)
1927 - Phil Hill, American race car driver (d. 2008)
1927 - K. Alex Müller, Swiss physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
1928 - Robert Byrne, American chess player and author (d. 2013)
1928 - Johnny Gavin, Irish footballer (d. 2007)
1929 - Harry Agganis, American baseball and football player (d. 1955)
1929 - Bobby Hollander, American film director, actor, and magazine publisher (d. 2002)
1930 - Dwight Gustafson, American composer and conductor (d. 2014)
1930 - Antony Jay, English director and screenwriter (d. 2016)
1931 - Michael Allenby, 3rd Viscount Allenby, English lieutenant and politician (d. 2014)
1931 - John Eccles, 2nd Viscount Eccles, English businessman and politician
1932 - Myriam Bru, French actress
1933 - Kristaq Dhamo, Albanian actor and film director
1936 - Lisa Davis, English and American former child and adult actress
1936 - Pauli Ellefsen, Faroese technician, surveyor, and politician, 6th Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands (d. 2012)
1936 - Pat Roberts, American captain, journalist, and politician
1936 - Christopher Robinson, English organist and conductor
1937 - Jiří Dienstbier, Czech journalist and politician, Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs (d. 2011)
1937 - Antonios Kounadis, Greek discus thrower
1937 - Harvey Quaytman, American painter and educator (d. 2002)
1937 - George Takei, American actor
1938 - Betty Cuthbert, Australian sprinter
1938 - Manfred Kinder, German runner
1938 - Peter Snow, British historian and journalist
1938 - Eszter Tamási, Hungarian actress (d. 1991)
1939 - Elspeth Ballantyne, Australian actress
1939 - Peter S. Beagle, American author and screenwriter
1939 - Gro Harlem Brundtland, Norwegian physician and politician, 22nd Prime Minister of Norway
1939 - Johnny Tillotson, American singer-songwriter
1940 - James Gammon, American actor (d. 2010)
1941 - Ryan O'Neal, American actor
1942 - Giles Henderson, English lawyer and academic
1942 - Arto Paasilinna, Finnish journalist and author
1943 - Alan Beith, English academic and politician
1943 - John Eliot Gardiner, English conductor and director
1943 - Edie Sedgwick, American model and actress (d. 1971)
1944 - Toivo Aare, Estonian journalist and author (d. 1999)
1945 - Michael Brandon, American actor and director
1945 - Olga Karlatos, Greek actress and Bermudian lawyer
1945 - Thein Sein, Burmese general and politician, 8th President of Burma
1945 - Naftali Temu, Kenyan runner (d. 2003)
1946 - Sandro Chia, Italian painter and sculptor
1946 - Julien Poulin, Canadian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
1946 - Gordon Smiley, American race car driver (d. 1982)
1947 - Rita Dionne-Marsolais, Canadian economist and politician
1947 - David Leland, English actor, director, and screenwriter
1947 - Viktor Suvorov, Russian intelligence officer, historian, and author
1948 - Gregory Itzin, American actor
1948 - Matthias Kuhle, German geographer and academic (d. 2015)
1949 - Veronica Cartwright, English-American actress
1949 - Toller Cranston, Canadian-Mexican figure skater and painter (d. 2015)
1949 - Massimo D'Alema, Italian journalist and politician, 76th Prime Minister of Italy
1949 - Jessica Lange, American actress
1950 - Steve Erickson, American author and critic
1950 - Alexander Lebed, Russian general and politician (d. 2002)
1950 - N. Chandrababu Naidu, Indian politician, 13th Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
1951 - Louise Jameson, English actress
1951 - Luther Vandross, American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2005)
1952 - Louka Katseli, Greek economist and politician
1952 - Božidar Maljković, Serbian basketball player and coach
1952 - Eric Pickles, English politician, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
1953 - Sebastian Faulks, English journalist and author
1955 - Donald Pettit, American engineer and astronaut
1956 - Beatrice Ask, Swedish politician, Swedish Minister for Justice
1956 - Peter Chelsom, English film director, writer, and actor
1956 - Kakha Bendukidze, Georgian economist and politician
1956 - Georgie Glen, Scottish actress
1958 - Viacheslav Fetisov, Russian ice hockey player and coach
1960 - Debbie Flintoff-King, Australian hurdler and coach
1961 - Don Mattingly, American baseball player, coach, and manager
1961 - Konstantin Lavronenko, Russian actor
1961 - Nicholas Lyndhurst, English actor
1961 - Paul Usher, English actor
1963 - Maurício Gugelmin, Brazilian race car driver
1963 - Rachel Whiteread, English sculptor
1964 - Crispin Glover, American actor
1964 - Andy Serkis, English actor and director
1964 - Rosalynn Sumners, American figure skater
1965 - Kostis Chatzidakis, Greek politician, Ministry of Economy, Infrastructure, Shipping and Tourism
1965 - Léa Fazer, Swiss film director, screenwriter and actress
1965 - Adrián Fernández, Mexican race car driver
1965 - Rebecca Lacey, English actress
1966 - David Chalmers, Australian philosopher and academic
1966 - David Filo, American businessman, co-founded Yahoo!
1966 - Vincent Riendeau, Canadian ice hockey player
1967 - Mike Portnoy, American drummer and songwriter
1967 - Raymond van Barneveld, Dutch darts player
1968 - Julia Morris, Australian entertainer
1968 - Yelena Välbe, Russian skier and manager
1968 - Roman Virastyuk, Ukrainian shot putter
1969 - Felix Baumgartner, Austrian skydiver and BASE jumper
1969 - Will Hodgman, Australian politician, 45th Premier of Tasmania
1970 - Sarantuya, Mongolian soprano
1970 - Avishai Cohen, Israeli singer-songwriter and bassist
1970 - Shemar Moore, American actor
1971 - Carla Geurts, Dutch swimmer, physiologist, and academic
1971 - Allan Houston, American basketball player and manager
1971 - Nikos Kyzeridis, Greek footballer
1972 - Lê Huỳnh Đức, Vietnamese footballer, coach, and manager
1972 - Carmen Electra, American model and actress
1972 - Željko Joksimović, Serbian singer-songwriter and producer
1972 - Stephen Marley, American singer, guitarist, and producer
1972 - Julia Peng, Taiwanese singer
1973 - Isabel dos Santos, Angolan businesswoman and first African woman billionaire
1973 - Lamond Murray, American basketball player
1974 - Adrian Ilie, Romanian footballer
1974 - Julie Fernandez, English actress and model
1974 - Urmas Paet, Estonian journalist and politician, 26th Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs
1975 - Killer Mike, American rapper and activist
1976 - Aldo Bobadilla, Paraguayan footballer
1976 - Shay Given, Irish footballer and manager
1976 - Chris Mason, Canadian ice hockey player
1976 - Ismail Rasheed, Maldivian actor
1976 - Georgina Rylance, English actress
1979 - Stian Barsnes-Simonsen, Norwegian actor and television host
1979 - Ludovic Magnin, Swiss footballer and coach
1979 - Nate Marquardt, American mixed martial artist
1980 - Gunta Baško, Latvian basketball player
1980 - Jasmin Wagner, German singer and actress
1982 - Jacqueline Govaert, Dutch singer-songwriter and pianist
1982 - Dario Knežević, Croatian footballer
1983 - Danny Granger, American basketball player
1983 - Miranda Kerr, Australian model
1983 - Joanne King, Irish actress
1984 - Nelson Évora, Ivorian-Portuguese triple jumper
1984 - Bárbara Lennie, Spanish actress
1984 - Edixon Perea, Colombian footballer
1984 - Jenna Shoemaker, American triathlete
1985 - Curt Hawkins, American wrestler
1985 - Brent Seabrook, Canadian ice hockey player
1987 - Chun Woo-hee, South Korean actress
1988 - Brandon Belt, American baseball player
1989 - Cally-Jo, English fine artist and tattoo artist
1989 - Nina Davuluri, Miss America 2014
1989 - Carlos Valdes, Colombian-American actor and singer
1990 - Luhan, Chinese singer and actor
1990 - Abby Mavers, English actress
1992 - Kristian Álvarez, Mexican footballer
1992 - Marko Meerits, Estonian footballer
1995 - Damian McKenzie, New Zealand rugby union player
1995 - Jean Marie Dongou, Cameroonian footballer
1998 - Zachary Claman DeMelo, Canadian race car driver
689 - Cædwalla, king of Wessex (b. 659)
767 - Taichō, Japanese monk (b. 682)
888 - Xi Zong, Chinese emperor (b. 862)
1099 - Peter Bartholomew (b. 1061)
1164 - Antipope Victor IV
1176 - Richard de Clare, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, English-Irish politician, Lord Chief Justice of Ireland (b. 1130)
1248 - Güyük Khan, Mongol ruler, 3rd Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (b. 1206)
1284 - Hōjō Tokimune, regent of Japan (b. 1251)
1314 - Pope Clement V (b. 1264)
1322 - Simon Rinalducci, Italian Augustinian friar
1521 - Zhengde, Chinese emperor (b. 1491)
1534 - Elizabeth Barton, English nun and martyr (b. 1506)
1558 - Johannes Bugenhagen, German priest and theologian (b. 1485)
1643 - Christoph Demantius, German composer and poet (b. 1567)
1703 - Lancelot Addison, English clergyman and educator (b. 1632)
1769 - Chief Pontiac, American tribal leader (b. 1720)
1831 - John Abernethy, English surgeon and anatomist (b. 1764)
1873 - William Tite, English architect, designed the Royal Exchange (b. 1798)
1874 - Alexander H. Bailey, American lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1817)
1881 - William Burges, English architect and designer (b. 1827)
1886 - Charles-François-Frédéric, marquis de Montholon-Sémonville, French general and diplomat, French ambassador to the United States (b. 1814)
1887 - Muhammad Sharif Pasha, Greek-Egyptian politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Egypt (b. 1826)
1899 - Joseph Wolf, German ornithologist and illustrator (b. 1820)
1902 - Joaquim de Sousa Andrade, Brazilian poet and educator (b. 1833)
1912 - Bram Stoker, Anglo-Irish novelist and critic, created Count Dracula (b. 1847)
1918 - Karl Ferdinand Braun, German-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1850)
1927 - Enrique Simonet, Spanish painter and educator (b. 1866)
1929 - Prince Henry of Prussia (b. 1862)
1931 - Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, 5th Baronet, Scottish-English fencer and businessman (b. 1862)
1932 - Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1858)
1935 - John Cameron, Scottish footballer and manager (b. 1872)
1935 - Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, English fashion designer (b. 1863)
1942 - Jüri Jaakson, Estonian businessman and politician, 6th State Elder of Estonia (b. 1870)
1944 - Elmer Gedeon, American baseball player and pilot (b. 1917)
1945 - Erwin Bumke, Polish-German jurist and politician (b. 1874)
1946 - Mae Busch, Australian actress (b. 1891)
1947 - Christian X of Denmark (b. 1870)
1951 - Ivanoe Bonomi, Italian politician, 25th Prime Minister of Italy (b. 1873)
1961 - Ado Vabbe, Estonian painter (b. 1892)
1967 - Léo-Paul Desrosiers, Canadian journalist and author (b. 1896)
1968 - Rudolph Dirks, German-American illustrator (b. 1877)
1969 - Vjekoslav Luburić, Croatian war criminal and Porajmos perpetrator (b. 1911)
1980 - M. Canagaratnam, Sri Lankan politician (b. 1924)
1982 - Archibald MacLeish, American poet, playwright, and lawyer (b. 1892)
1986 - Sibte Hassan, Pakistani journalist, scholar, and activist (b. 1916)
1991 - Steve Marriott, English singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1947)
1991 - Don Siegel, American director and producer (b. 1912)
1992 - Marjorie Gestring, American springboard diver (b. 1922)
1992 - Benny Hill, English comedian, actor, and screenwriter (b. 1924)
1993 - Cantinflas, Mexican actor, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1911)
1995 - Milovan Đilas, Yugoslav communist, politician, theorist and author (b. 1911)
1996 - Trần Văn Trà, Vietnamese general and politician (b. 1918)
1999 - Casualties of the Columbine High School massacre: Cassie Bernall, American student (b. 1981)
1999 - Casualties of the Columbine High School massacre: Eric Harris, American student and murderer (b. 1981)
1999 - Casualties of the Columbine High School massacre: Dylan Klebold, American student and murderer (b. 1981)
1999 - Casualties of the Columbine High School massacre: Rachel Scott, American student, inspired the Rachel's Challenge (b. 1981)
1999 - Rick Rude, American wrestler (b. 1958)
2001 - Giuseppe Sinopoli, Italian conductor and composer (b. 1946)
2002 - Alan Dale, American singer (b. 1925)
2003 - Daijiro Kato, Japanese motorcycle racer (b. 1976)
2003 - Bernard Katz, German-English biophysicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1911)
2004 - Lizzy Mercier Descloux, French musician, singer-songwriter, composer, actress, writer and painter (b. 1956)
2005 - Fumio Niwa, Japanese journalist and author (b. 1904)
2007 - Andrew Hill, American pianist, composer, and bandleader (b. 1931)
2007 - Michael Fu Tieshan, Chinese bishop (b. 1931)
2008 - Monica Lovinescu, Romanian journalist and author (b. 1923)
2010 - Dorothy Height, American educator and activist (b. 1912)
2011 - Tim Hetherington, English photographer and journalist (b. 1970)
2012 - Bert Weedon, English guitarist and songwriter (b. 1920)
2014 - Mithat Bayrak, Turkish wrestler and trainer (b. 1929)
2014 - Rubin Carter, American-Canadian boxer (b. 1937)
2014 - Neville Wran, Australian lawyer and politician, 35th Premier of New South Wales (b. 1926)
2016 - Chyna, American wrestler (b. 1969)
2016 - Victoria Wood, British comedian, actress and writer (b. 1953)
2017 - Cuba Gooding Sr., American singer and actor (b. 1944)
2018 - Avicii, Swedish DJ and musician (b. 1989)
Agnes of Montepulciano
Hugh of Anzy le Duc
Johannes Bugenhagen (Lutheran)
Marcellinus of Gaul (Embrun)
Blessed Oda of Brabant
April 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)