Historical Events Happened In April - 30
Saturday, 18 April 2015
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 NY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs on April - 30.
1945 On this day in history "Arthur Godfrey Time" begins a 27 year run on CBS radio
1945 Germany surrenders; end of the Third Reich on April - 30.
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 this day in history.
1946 Cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0 on this day in history.
1947 Boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover on April - 30.
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 April - 30.
1955 On April - 30 element 101, Mendelevium, announced
1955 On April - 30 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 Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81 on April - 30.
1960 Lt. Gen. H.D. Graham leaves the Canadian armed forces; last officer with a World War I ribbon to retire on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1962 On this day in history willie Mays hits 4 HRs
1963 On this day in history bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74
1965 On April - 30 helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56
1966 Richard Farina, American writer and folk rocker, dies on his birthday in a motorcycle accident on April - 30.
1969 On this day in history sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General.
1970 On this day in history 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 Vancouver BC, the first computer-controlled CP Rail coal train reaches Roberts Bank from mines in Alberta on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82
1971 Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70 on April - 30.
1972 "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio on April - 30.
1972 On April - 30 gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38