Historical Events Happened In April - 30
Friday, 31 October 2014
1942 On this day in history catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51
1943 On April - 30 bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms
1943 Beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1944 On April - 30 nY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs
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 On this day in history munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit.
1945 Adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56 on this day in history.
1946 Cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0 on this day in history.
1947 On April - 30 boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover
1948 On this day in history 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 Charles Radoux-Rogier, composer, dies on this day in history.
1955 Element 101, Mendelevium, announced on this day in history.
1955 On this day in history perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks
1956 On April - 30 alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78
1957 Ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81
1960 Lt. Gen. H.D. Graham leaves the Canadian armed forces; last officer with a World War I ribbon to retire on April - 30.
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 Bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74 on April - 30.
1965 Helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56 on April - 30.
1966 On April - 30 richard Farina, American writer and folk rocker, dies on his birthday in a motorcycle accident
1969 On this day in history sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General.
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 this day in history uS troops invade Cambodia
1970 Vancouver BC, the first computer-controlled CP Rail coal train reaches Roberts Bank from mines in Alberta on April - 30.
1970 On April - 30 hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82
1971 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1972 "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38