1st April

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2001 Slobodan Milosevic arrested Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic is arrested and taken to prison
2000 Enigma machine stolen The Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages in the World War 2, is stolen from Bletchley Park.
1990 Riot at Strangeways prison Up to 1,000 prisoners run amok at Strangeways Prison in Manchester in a violent protest against overcrowding.
1873 Sergey Rachmaninoff is born Russian composer Sergey Rachmaninoff is born
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