Historical Events In April - 03
Friday, 14 May 2021
1985 Vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London on April - 03.
1986 On April - 03 maureen O'Boyle (future host of Current Affair) is raped
1986 On this day in history uS national debt hits $2,000,000,000,000
1986 Peter Pears, English tenor (Death in Venice), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1987 Bill Elliott sets NASCAR qualifying record of 212.809 mph at Talladega on April - 03.
1987 Chicago Cubs trade Dennis Eckersley to A's for 3 minor leaguers on April - 03.
1987 On April - 03 duchess of Windsor's jewels auctioned for œ31,380,197
1987 On April - 03 the late Duchess of Windsor's jewels are auctioned, fetching nearly $US45 million.
1987 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
1988 17th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott on this day in history.
1988 7th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Louisiana Tech beat Auburn 56-54 on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history mario Lemieux wins NHL scoring title, stopping Gretzky's 7 year streak
1988 On April - 03 new Jersey Devils beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4-3 in OT, to clinch their 1st ever playoff spot
1988 Somalia & Ethiopia sign accord about Ogaden desert on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
1988 On this day in history milton A Caniff, US cartoonist (Terry & the Pirates), dies at 81
1989 On this day in history "Sunrise" a Gannett newspaper begins publishing for the Bronx
1989 On this day in history 51st NCAA Men's Basketball Champion Michigan beats Seton Hall 80-79 (OT)
1989 On April - 03 mets win 11th consecutive home opener 8-4 over St Louis at Shea Stadium
1989 Norman Woolard, actor (Guilty, Saul & David, Medeleine), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1990 On April - 03 katharine Balfour, actress (Love Story), dies of ALS at 69
1991 "Penn & Teller - Refrigerator Tour" opens at Eugene O'Neill NYC on this day in history.
1991 12th Emmy Sports Award presentation on April - 03.
1991 Bo Jackson signs 1-year contract with Chicago White Sox on this day in history.
1991 Thomas Bos skates world record 3 km (3 65.16) on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history uN Security Council adopts Gulf War truce resolution
1991 Graham Greene, Brit writer (3rd Man, Our man in Havana), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1991 On April - 03 thomas Bos skates world record 3 km (3:65.16)
1992 On this day in history 1st exhibition game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards-Baltimore Orioles beat New York Mets
1992 First five coed recruit companies from Orlando, FL Naval Training Center granduate on April - 03.
1992 On this day in history lloyd "Slim" Andrews, actor (Buf Bill in Tomahawk Territory), dies
1993 Alexander Mnouchkine, French movie producer (Professional), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1994 13th NCAA Women Basketball Championship North Carolina beats Louisiana Tech 60-59 on April - 03.
1994 1st roster of Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) announced on April - 03.