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Historical Events In April - 01

Tuesday, 13 April 2021

1946  400,000 US mine workers strike on April - 01.  

1946  On this day in history tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii  

1946  Noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62 on this day in history.  

1947  On this day in history greece's King George II died.  

1947  George II, king of Greece, dies at 56 on April - 01.  

1948  On this day in history helicopter Utility Squadron, HU-1, the first of its type in the U.S. Navy, was established at NAS\ Lakehurst  

1949  On this day in history 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.  

1950  On this day in history charles R Drew surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45  

1950  Charles R Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45 on April - 01.  

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  On this day in history army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC  

1954  On this day in history uS Air Force Academy established  

1955  On this day in history goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter  

1955  Silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Il Teatro Italian), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1957  On April - 01 gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies  

1960  On this day in history first weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States  

1960  Mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee on this day in history.  

1960  On April - 01 rCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched  

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 this day in history.  

1961  On this day in history jim Bakker marries Tammy Faye  

1963  NYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike on April - 01.  

1963  On this day in history soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV  

1964  John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years on this day in history.  

1964  Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

1965  Henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76 on April - 01.  

1966  On this day in history the command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established  

1966  On April - 01 karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89  

1967  On April - 01 helicopter squadron HAL 3 activated at Vung Tau  

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 this day in history lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59  

1970  On this day in history john &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations  

1970  L Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin on April - 01.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1220  Emperor Go-Saga of Japan (d. 1272) was born on April - 01.  

1283  Ludwig IV of Baveria, Roman Catholic Bavarian emperor (1314-47) was born on this day in history.  

1543  François de Bonne, duc de Lesdiguières, Constable of France (d. 1626) was born on this day in history.  

1578  On April - 01 birth of william Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation)  

1582  On April - 01 birth of gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter  

1582  On April - 01 birth of thomas Simpson, composer  

1610  Charles de Saint-Évremond, French soldier (d. 1703) was born on April - 01.  

1640  On this day in history birth of georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697)  

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Famous Deaths In April - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1085  On April - 01 death of emperor Shenzong of China (b. 1048)  

1132  On April - 01 death of st-Hugues, Bishop of Grenoble (b. 1053)  

1204  Eleanor of Aquitaine, wife of Louis VII & Henry II, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1205  On this day in history amalrik II, King of Cyprus/Jerusalem, dies  

1528  Death of Francisco de Peñalosa, Spanish composer on April - 01.  

1548  On April - 01 sigismund I, the Elder, King of Poland, dies at 81  

1580  On this day in history death of alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer  

1611  On April - 01 death of gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72  

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