Historical Events In April - 04
Thursday, 02 July 2020
1984 On April - 04 michael Frayn's "Benefactors" premieres in London
1984 Winston Smith in Orwell's "1984" begins his secret diary on April - 04.
1985 Tulane University cancels its basketball season amidst scandal on April - 04.
1986 On this day in history wayne Gretsky sets NHL record with 213th point of season
1986 Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season on this day in history.
1987 On April - 04 dow Jones up 69.89 points, ending at record 2,390.34 points
1988 50th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Kansas beat Oklahoma 83-79 on this day in history.
1988 Eddie Hill becomes 1st to drag race a ¬ mile in under 5 seconds on this day in history.
1988 On April - 04 largest crowd (55,438) at a season game at Riverfront (Cincinnati Reds vs St Louis Cardinals)
1988 Last broadcast of "Crossroads" on British TV on April - 04.
1988 On April - 04 new York Mets set Opening Day record with 6 homeruns
1989 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's last NBA game in Seattle on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history new York Yankee Tommy John ties record of playing 26 seasons, his 287th win puts him 19th overall as Yankees beat Twins on opening day 4-2
1990 "The Marshall Chronicles" premieres on ABC-TV on this day in history.
1990 On April - 04 "The Marshall Chronicles" premiers on ABC-TV
1990 Gloria Estefan released from the hospital after her accident on April - 04.
1990 On this day in history sarah Vaughn jazz singer, dies at 68
1990 Security law violator Ivan Boesky is released from federal custody on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history "Lucifer's Child" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 28 performances
1991 On this day in history graham Green english novelist, dies at 86
1991 On April - 04 john Heinz (Sen-R-Pa), dies in a plane crash
1992 Game 1 of Mayor Challenge - New York Yankees beat New York Mets 6-4 at Yankee Stadium on April - 04.
1992 On April - 04 john Tesh (Entertainment Tonight) marries actress Connie Selleca
1992 On April - 04 jury deliberations begin in the Noriega case
1992 On April - 04 sali Berisha becomes president/Alexander Meksi premier of Albania
1993 12th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Texas Tech beats Ohio State 84-82 on this day in history.
1993 On April - 04 5th Seniors Golf Tradition Tom Shaw
1993 On April - 04 trish Johnson wins Las Vegas LPGA at Canyon Gate Golf Tournament
1993 Wrestlemania IX at Caesar's Palace Las Vegas, Hulk Hogan pins Yokozuna on April - 04.
1994 On April - 04 1st game played at Jacobs Field, Indians beat Mariners 4-3 in 11 innings
1994 On this day in history 56th NCAA Men's Basketball Champion Arkansas Razorbacks beats Duke 76-72
1994 KLM Saab 340B crashes at Schiphol, 3 killed on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history largest Opening Day crowd at Yankee Stadium, 56,706
1994 On this day in history los Angeles Dodger Darryl Strawberry begins substance abuse treatment