April 1: April Fool’s Day.

April 6, 1830: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints organized at the home of Peter Whitmer, Fayette, New York.

April 12, 1981: Space shuttle Columbia was launched at Cape Canaveral, Florida.

April 15, 1452: Leonardo da Vinci, painter, sculptor, scientist, inventor, born.

April 18, 1775: Paul Revere made his famous ride.

April 26, 1564: William Shakespeare born.

April 30, 1846: Nauvoo Temple dedicated privately.