Historical Events For April - 30
Sunday, 28 May 2017
1942 On April - 30 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 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 Germany surrenders; end of the Third Reich on April - 30.
1945 On this day in history munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit.
1945 On this day in history adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56
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 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 April - 30.
1955 On this day in history element 101, Mendelevium, announced
1955 On this day in history perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks
1956 Alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history willie Mays hits 4 HRs
1963 Bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74 on April - 30.
1965 On this day in history helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56
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 American troops enter Cambodia, Asia on April - 30.
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 On this day in history hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82
1971 On this day in history elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70
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.