1892 - 112 men and boys died at the Park Slip Colliery Disaster. Wiki | Wici
1949 - Edgar Leyshon Chappell, Cardiff born sociologist died. DWB | YBC
1955 - Iestyn Rhys Williams, Cardiff born mining engineer died. DWB | YBC
1983 - Darren Jones, footballer born in Newport. Wiki
1991 - John Petts, (see featured post).
1993 - Dio Donohue, footballer born in Bodedern. Wiki