Historical Events Happened In April - 30
Tuesday, 25 November 2014
1942 Catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51 on April - 30.
1943 On April - 30 bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms
1943 Beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85 on April - 30.
1944 NY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs on April - 30.
1945 "Arthur Godfrey Time" begins a 27 year run on CBS radio on April - 30.
1945 On April - 30 germany surrenders; end of the Third Reich.
1945 Munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit on April - 30.
1945 Adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56 on April - 30.
1946 On April - 30 cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0
1947 On April - 30 boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover
1948 Org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia on April - 30.
1950 Construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead on April - 30.
1952 Charles Radoux-Rogier, composer, dies on this day in history.
1955 Element 101, Mendelevium, announced on April - 30.
1955 Perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks on this day in history.
1956 Alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78 on April - 30.
1957 Ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80 on April - 30.
1959 On this day in history armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81
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 The first Airline shuttle flights between Wash DC, Boston & NYC begin (Eastern) on April - 30.
1962 On April - 30 nASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 75,190 m
1962 On April - 30 willie Mays hits 4 HRs
1963 On this day in history bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74
1965 Helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56 on April - 30.
1966 Richard Farina, American writer and folk rocker, dies on his birthday in a motorcycle accident on this day in history.
1969 On April - 30 sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General.
1970 American troops enter Cambodia, Asia on this day in history.
1970 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 on April - 30.
1970 On April - 30 uS troops invade Cambodia
1970 On April - 30 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 On this day in history elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70
1972 "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio on April - 30.
1972 Gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38 on this day in history.