Historical Events Happened In April - 30
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
1942 On April - 30 catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51
1943 Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms on this day in history.
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 Munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit on this day in history.
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 Boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover on April - 30.
1948 On April - 30 org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia
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 On this day in history element 101, Mendelevium, announced
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 April - 30 ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80
1959 Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81 on April - 30.
1960 On this day in history lt. Gen. H.D. Graham leaves the Canadian armed forces; last officer with a World War I ribbon to retire.
1961 On April - 30 the first Airline shuttle flights between Wash DC, Boston & NYC begin (Eastern)
1962 On April - 30 nASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 75,190 m
1962 Willie Mays hits 4 HRs on this day in history.
1963 Bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74 on this day in history.
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 Sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General on April - 30.
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 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 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 On April - 30 "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio
1972 On April - 30 gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38