Happy birthday, Heath Ledger

Happy birthday to the late Heath Ledger Born April 4, 1979 Ledger is probably best known for his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight, but has also starred in The Brothers Grimm, The Order, a biographical action movie about Australian outlaw Ned Kelly, and the short-lived fantasy adventure TV show Roar.

The assassination of Martin Luther King Jr

April 4, 1968 Memphis, Tennessee Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel The Reverend Doctor King's killer, James Earl Ray, shot the Civil Right's leader in his right cheek. The bullet then struck King's jaw, traveled down his spinal column, and came to rest lodged in his shoulder.…