Historical Events For April - 30
Monday, 25 September 2017
1942 On this day in history catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51
1943 Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms on April - 30.
1943 On April - 30 beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85
1944 On this day in history 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 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 On April - 30 cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0
1947 On this day in history boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover
1948 Org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia on April - 30.
1950 On April - 30 construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead.
1952 On April - 30 charles Radoux-Rogier, composer, dies
1955 Element 101, Mendelevium, announced on this day in history.
1955 Perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks on April - 30.
1956 On this day in history alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78
1957 On this day in history ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80
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 April - 30.
1961 On April - 30 the first Airline shuttle flights between Wash DC, Boston & NYC begin (Eastern)
1962 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 Sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General on April - 30.
1970 American troops enter Cambodia, Asia on this day in history.
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 US troops invade Cambodia on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history vancouver BC, the first computer-controlled CP Rail coal train reaches Roberts Bank from mines in Alberta.
1970 On April - 30 hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82
1971 On April - 30 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70
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