These notable names are among the celebrities and public figures born on April 1, or as it's better known, April Fools' Day:
Susan Boyle (1961-) -- singer, television personality
William Harvey (1578-1657) -- doctor, physiologist, journalist
Sam Huntington (1982-) -- actor
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) -- pianist, songwriter
Laurette Taylor (1884-1946) -- theater actress
Sean Taylor (1983-2007) -- professional football player
Debbie Reynolds (1932-) -- film actress, singer
Terry Nichols (1955-) -- Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator
Rachel Maddow (1973-) -- MSNBC host and political commentator
Jimmy Cliff (1948-) -- reggae musician, singer and actor
Nick Culotta photo
The man was tandem paragliding with his teenage daughter when he fell.
The cost of living in paradise is rising at an alarming rate as renters battle it out over the city's limited supply.
Three teenage boys were playing with fire when it got out of control and engulfed one them in flames.
Santa Barbara Police have been at the scene of a homicide in an industrial area of the city since approximately 6:53 a.m. Friday when police officers, City firefighters and paramedics responded to the emergency call.
The First Annual Polar Plunge event raised $30,000.
A search warrant served in the 700 block of N. Lincoln Street led to the arrest of a 66 year-old Santa Maria man.
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William Shatner is defending himself on Twitter as his decision to skip Leonard Nimoy's funeral Sunday became front-page tabloid fodder.
Nimoy died Friday at 83. He was best known for his portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science off...
State Water customers get increase to 15 percent
Emergency crews responded to a downed paraglider who plunged several thousand feet into a rugged canyon near rattlesnake trail.
Salem is gripped by witch hysteria, Yellowstone becomes the world's first national park, the Lindbergh baby is kidnapped, and the Watergate Seven are indicted, all on this day.
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