On this day: April 26

Published On: Apr 25 2013 11:18:08 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 26 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT
Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant 1986 explosion

English settlers make their first landing in North America, John Wilkes Booth is shot and killed, an explosion rocks the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, and Lucille Ball dies, all on this day.