19th April

    April 19th, 1890

On April 19, 1890, Clément Ader filed a patent relating to "a winged device for aerial navigation called an aeroplane."

    19th April 1918

T. E. Lawrence attacks Tell Shahm using British armoured cars.

    April 19th, 1948

LIFE magazine wrote of the Daytona Beach races "for four days last month the resort city of Daytona Beach could hardly have been noisier - or in more danger - if it had been under bombardment."

  1. Ader Motorcycles
  2. Lawrence and his Brough Superiors
  3. LIFE on Daytona