Famous incidents linked to April 26th….

Disasters apart,

Two famous Hollywood stars have their Birthday today,

Famous Birth

Al Pacino      Ms. Renee Zellweger

Famous Death(s) has to follow...

John Wilkes Booth (1865)- Assassin of Abraham Lincoln

Srinivasa Ramanujam (1920)

Shankar (1987)- of famous music director(s) combo- Shankar Jaikishen

Lucille Ball (1989) – I Love Lucy (comedy series in TV)

George Jones (2013)- country musician.

Incidents

1915-Allies attack Gallipoli- WW1- said to be the beginning of struggle which lead to modern day Turkey. (after the collapse of Ottoman Empire) Anzac day observed on April 25th of every year in Australia and New Zealand was originally in commemoration  of the soldiers who fought in this attack and lost their lives.(8700 Australian and 2700 New Zealand Soldiers). Its been 100years since that day…

In 1933- Gestapo was formed. Herman Goering, second only to Adolf Hitler is attributed for the formation of this secret state police.

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