On this day - what else happened on April 18?

The Titanic on her maiden voyage to New York.
The Titanic on her maiden voyage to New York.

On this day in history – April 18

1912 - Carpathia, a Cunard liner, brings 706 survivors of the Titanic disaster into New York;

1930 - Nothing! The BBC reported no news and played out with piano music;

1955 - Albert Einstein died, aged 76;

1983 - A suicide bomber destroys the US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon, killing 63 people;

2014 - Sixteen people are killed in an avalanche on Everest.

2015 - Mansfield Town slipped to a 3-1 defeat at Cambridge United, Rakish Bingham scoring for the Stags.

Happy birthday

Doctor Who and Broadchurch actor David Tennant, 45;

Former England rugby union star Graham Rowntree, 45;

Former Grange Hill and EastEnders star Sean Maguire, 40;

Former England footballer Matthew Upson, 37;

Reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian, 36;

Model and actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, 28;

The Wanted star Nathan Sykes, 22;

Liverpool FC striker Divock Origi, 20.