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Birthday Meme

Birthday Meme: Look up your birthday in Wikipedia. Pick 4 events, 3 births, 2 deaths, and 1 holiday.

Date: April 1
Events:

527 - Byzantine Emperor Justin I names his nephew Justinian I as co-ruler and successor to the throne.
1924 - Adolf Hitler is sentenced to five years in jail for his participation in the "Beer Hall Putsch". However, he spends only nine months in jail, during which he writes the book Mein Kampf.
1946 - Aleutian Island earthquake: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake near the Aleutian Islands creates a tsunami that strikes the Hawaiian Islands killing 159 (mostly in Hilo, Hawaii).
2004 - Google introduces its Gmail product to the public. The launch is met with scepticism on account of the launch date.

Births:
1834 - Big Jim Fisk, American entrepreneur (d. 1872)
1900 - Robert McDowell, Mayor of Maryborough, Queensland (d. 1988)
1924 - Brendan Byrne, Governor of New Jersey


Deaths:
1085 - Emperor Shenzong of China (b. 1048)
1204 - Eleanor of Aquitaine, mother of Richard I of England and John of England


Holiday:   ( I added an unknown because almost everyone knows the obvious). 

April 1 is known as April Fools' Day or All Fools' Day in many countries. 

April 1 is celebrated as Utkal Divas or Orissa day by oriya peoples,a state in Eastern India. To comomerate the creation of orissa state in the year 1935, along with sindh pradesh in the undivided india.
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