On this day: April 1

Published On: Mar 28 2013 11:55:08 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 01 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The ruins of Pompeii are discovered, Apple Computer starts up, Marvin Gaye is shot and killed by his father, and U.S. Army Pfc. Jessica Lynch is rescued from Iraq, all on this day.

OTD April 1 - Hughes brothers
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1972: Filmmaking twins Allen (left) and Albert Hughes, best known for directing movies such as "Menace II Society," "Dead Presidents," "From Hell" and "The Book of Eli," are born in Detroit, Michigan.

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