Historical Events Happened In April - 30
Monday, 08 February 2016
1942 On this day in history catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51
1943 On this day in history bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms
1943 On April - 30 beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85
1944 On April - 30 nY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs
1945 On this day in history "Arthur Godfrey Time" begins a 27 year run on CBS radio
1945 On this day in history germany surrenders; end of the Third Reich.
1945 On April - 30 munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit.
1945 On April - 30 adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56
1946 Cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover
1948 On April - 30 org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia
1950 On this day in history construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead.
1952 On this day in history charles Radoux-Rogier, composer, dies
1955 Element 101, Mendelevium, announced on April - 30.
1955 On April - 30 perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks
1956 On this day in history alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78
1957 On April - 30 ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80
1959 Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81 on April - 30.
1960 On April - 30 lt. Gen. H.D. Graham leaves the Canadian armed forces; last officer with a World War I ribbon to retire.
1961 On April - 30 the first Airline shuttle flights between Wash DC, Boston & NYC begin (Eastern)
1962 NASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 75,190 m on April - 30.
1962 On this day in history willie Mays hits 4 HRs
1963 Bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1965 On April - 30 helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56
1966 On this day in history richard Farina, American writer and folk rocker, dies on his birthday in a motorcycle accident
1969 Sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General on this day in history.
1970 On April - 30 american troops enter Cambodia, Asia
1970 On April - 30 the first CP coal unit train, comprising 88 cars and carrying more than 9,000 tons of coking coal destined to Japan, arrives at Roberts Bank superport after a 700-mile run from Sparwood, B.C.
1970 On April - 30 uS troops invade Cambodia
1970 On this day in history vancouver BC, the first computer-controlled CP Rail coal train reaches Roberts Bank from mines in Alberta.
1970 Hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1971 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1972 On April - 30 "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio
1972 Gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38 on April - 30.