Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
1946 400,000 US mine workers strike on April - 01.
1946 Tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii on April - 01.
1946 On this day in history noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62
1947 Greece's King George II died on this day in history.
1947 George II, king of Greece, dies at 56 on April - 01.
1948 Helicopter Utility Squadron, HU-1, the first of its type in the U.S. Navy, was established at NAS\ Lakehurst on April - 01.
1949 Newfoundland becomes the tenth province of Canada and the Newfoundland Railway becomes part of the Canadian National system. This narrow gauge system had been operated by the island government since 1923 on April - 01.
1950 On April - 01 charles R Drew surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45
1950 On this day in history charles R Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45
1951 On this day in history clement D'Hooghe, composer, dies at 51
1952 Big Bang theory proposed in Physical Review by Alpher, Bethe &Gamow on April - 01.
1954 Army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC on this day in history.
1954 US Air Force Academy established on this day in history.
1955 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter on this day in history.
1955 On April - 01 silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Il Teatro Italian), dies at 68
1957 Gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies on April - 01.
1960 First weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States on April - 01.
1960 On April - 01 mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee
1960 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on April - 01.
1960 U Nu elected premier of Burma on this day in history.
1960 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62 on April - 01.
1961 Jim Bakker marries Tammy Faye on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history nYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike
1963 Soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV on April - 01.
1964 John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years on April - 01.
1964 On this day in history bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60
1965 On April - 01 henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76
1966 On this day in history the command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established
1966 Karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1967 Helicopter squadron HAL 3 activated at Vung Tau on April - 01.
1967 On this day in history robert Gauchie found by rescue workers after 58 day search; bush pilot forced down in remote section of NWT.
1968 On April - 01 lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59
1970 John &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations on April - 01.
1970 On April - 01 l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin