This Week's Birthdays - Week of April 20

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of April 20

Wednesday, Apr 22 2015 by kjfitz
April 20, 1823 - Jesse Lee Reno, a United States Army officer who served in the Mexican–American War, the Utah War, the western frontier, and as a Union General during the American Civil War.

General Jesse Lee Reno
April 21, 1926 - Elizabeth II. The Queen.

Elizabeth II


April 22, 1924 - George "Harmonica" Smith, an American electric blues harmonica player.

George "Hamonica" Smith
April 23, 1791 - James Buchanan, Jr., the 15th President of the United States (1857–1861).

President James Buchanan mural
April 24, 1986 - Michael Chandler Jr., an American mixed martial artist.

Michael Chandler
April 25, 1874 - Guglielmo Marconi, 1st Marquis of Marconi, an Italian inventor and electrical engineer, known for his pioneering work on long-distance radio transmission.

Guglielmo Marconi Memorial
April 26, 1564 - William Shakespeare, an English poet and playwright.

Shakespeare Statue