Historical Events In April - 03
Sunday, 28 February 2021
1985 Vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London on this day in history.
1986 Maureen O'Boyle (future host of Current Affair) is raped on this day in history.
1986 US national debt hits $2,000,000,000,000 on April - 03.
1986 Peter Pears, English tenor (Death in Venice), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history bill Elliott sets NASCAR qualifying record of 212.809 mph at Talladega
1987 On April - 03 chicago Cubs trade Dennis Eckersley to A's for 3 minor leaguers
1987 Duchess of Windsor's jewels auctioned for œ31,380,197 on April - 03.
1987 The late Duchess of Windsor's jewels are auctioned, fetching nearly $US45 million on April - 03.
1987 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
1988 17th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott on this day in history.
1988 On April - 03 7th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Louisiana Tech beat Auburn 56-54
1988 Mario Lemieux wins NHL scoring title, stopping Gretzky's 7 year streak on this day in history.
1988 New Jersey Devils beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4-3 in OT, to clinch their 1st ever playoff spot on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history somalia & Ethiopia sign accord about Ogaden desert
1988 On April - 03 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
1988 Milton A Caniff, US cartoonist (Terry & the Pirates), dies at 81 on April - 03.
1989 "Sunrise" a Gannett newspaper begins publishing for the Bronx on this day in history.
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 On April - 03 norman Woolard, actor (Guilty, Saul & David, Medeleine), dies at 79
1990 Katharine Balfour, actress (Love Story), dies of ALS at 69 on this day in history.
1991 "Penn & Teller - Refrigerator Tour" opens at Eugene O'Neill NYC on April - 03.
1991 On this day in history 12th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1991 On April - 03 bo Jackson signs 1-year contract with Chicago White Sox
1991 Thomas Bos skates world record 3 km (3 65.16) on April - 03.
1991 On April - 03 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 Thomas Bos skates world record 3 km (3:65.16) on this day in history.
1992 On April - 03 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 this day in history.
1992 Lloyd "Slim" Andrews, actor (Buf Bill in Tomahawk Territory), dies on this day in history.
1993 On April - 03 alexander Mnouchkine, French movie producer (Professional), dies at 83
1994 On April - 03 13th NCAA Women Basketball Championship North Carolina beats Louisiana Tech 60-59
1994 On April - 03 1st roster of Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) announced