Historical Events Happened In April - 08
Thursday, 27 October 2016
1970 On April - 08 john &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations
1970 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin
1970 On this day in history "Cry for Us All" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 8 performances
1970 On this day in history marie V Felix, Prince of Luxemburg, dies
1971 United Kingdom lifts all restrictions on gold ownership on this day in history.
1971 US/Canada ISIS 2 launched to study ionosphere on this day in history.
1971 On April - 08 1st legal off-track betting system begins (OTB-New York)
1972 30,000 attend Mar Y Sol rock concert, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history major league baseball players stages first collective strike
1972 On this day in history alvin Kallicharran scores 100* in his 1st Test Cricket innings v NZ
1973 Japan allows its citizens to own gold on April - 08.
1973 On April - 08 thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place.
1973 On this day in history pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91
1974 Hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth’s home run record by collecting his 715th round-tripper on April - 08.
1974 On this day in history pioneer Hall opens
1974 On April - 08 discovery Island opens
1976 On this day in history freddie Lennon father of John Lennon, dies at 63
1976 On this day in history n Chernykh discovers asteroid #2206 Gabrova, #2312 Duboshin, #2361 Gogol, #2606 Odessa, #2722 Abalakin, #2734 Hasek,
1976 On this day in history phil Ochs, rock producer (Joe Hill), dies at 35
1977 NFL decides to experiment with a 7th official in some preseason games on April - 08.
1977 On April - 08 frank Milan, actor (Witness), dies at 71
1978 Ford C Frick, baseball commissioner, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1979 Iran proclaimed an Islamic Republic following fall of Shah on this day in history.
1980 Wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist on April - 08.
1981 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3480 Abante on this day in history.
1981 On April - 08 norman Taurog, dies
1982 US formally transfers Canal Zone to Panama on this day in history.
1984 On April - 08 8 men record longest distance rowed in 24 hours at 13 miles
1984 On this day in history marvin Gaye shot to death by his father Marvin Gaye Sr in LA
1986 On this day in history uS sub Nathaniel Green runs aground in the Irish Sea
1986 On this day in history world oil prices dip below $10 a barrel
1987 On this day in history francis C Denebrink, US Naval officer (WW I, WW II, Korea) dies at 90
1988 Jim Jordan radio's Fibber McGee, dies at 91 in a fall on April - 08.
1990 CBS fires sportscaster Brent Mussburger on this day in history.