April 9th

  • Endeavour Launches

    STS-59, Endeavour, launches into orbit
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    April 9th

  • Plymouth Theater Closes

    "Translations" closes at Plymouth Theater New York City after 25 performances
  • Miami and Chicago Teams expand

    Major League Soccer announces Miami and Chicago expansion
  • 64th Golf Masters

    64th Golf Masters Championship:
  • Prince Charles gets married

    Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles are married
  • 200 people buried alived Found

    Rescuers search for over 200 people believed to be buried in their homes by a landslide in Murro do Bumba near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Guelleh wins re-election

    In the Republic of Djibouti, located in the Horn of Africa, President Ismael Omar Guelleh wins re-election with 79% of the vote
  • Facebook Purchaces Instagram

    Facebook purchases Instagram, a photo sharing application, for $1 billion
  • Japan Sets Missile

    Japan set Patriot missiles in central Tokyo and Okinawa Island and sent two warships to patrol the Sea of Japan
  • OpenSSL Flaw

    A flaw in OpenSSL, the encryption method for many websites, has been identified, potentially compromising user security data across the Internet; web users are urged to change login names and passwords immediately