This Week in History

21 April, 1926: Elizabeth II of The United Kingdom is born.

22 April, 1994: Richard Nixon, an American politician and the 37th President of the United States dies.

23 April, 2005: The first YouTube video is posted on the internet.

24 April, 1957: The Suez Canal reopens after the Suez Crisis.

25 April, 1940: American actor and director Al Pacino is born.

26 April, 1989: The deadliest tornado in history kills about 1300 people.

27 April, 1992: For the first time in its 700-year history, a female speaker Betty Boothroyd, presides the British House of Commons.