PHOTOS: "Blood Moon" as seen from Hawaii
30 B.C.: Cleopatra VII Philopator, the last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, commits suicide, allegedly by means of an asp bite.
Cleopatra commits suicide, the quagga goes extinct, South Africa is banned from the Olympics, the IBM PC goes on sale, Henry Fonda dies, and Major League Baseball players go on strike, all on this day.
Before becoming Honolulu's first licensed fire chief, Alexander Cartwright did something greater. He created the game of baseball.
Pope Francis will lead a special Mass at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican to mark Good Friday, the most solemn day in the Christian calendar.