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Historical Events In April - 06

Friday, 03 July 2020

1917  On this day in history julian Faber, CEO (Willis Faber)  

1918  On this day in history joan Bernard, Principal (Trevelyan College, Durham)  

1919  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi orders a General Strike on April - 06.  

1919  Stefan Surzynski, composer, dies at 63 on April - 06.  

1920  French troop attacks Main/Darmstadt/Hanau on this day in history.  

1920  Bernard Carter, British painter/etcher on this day in history.  

1921  On April - 06 andrew Welsh Imbrie, composer  

1922  B Jekhovsky discovers asteroid #977 Philippa on this day in history.  

1922  On this day in history barry Levinson, director (Rain Man)  

1923  On this day in history the first Prefects Board in Southeast Asia is formed in Victoria Institution, Malaysia.  

1924  On April - 06 4 planes leave Seattle on first successful around-the-world flight  

1924  On this day in history 4 planes leave Seattle on 1st successful around-the-world flight  

1925  1st film shown on an airplane (British Air) on April - 06.  

1925  Arthur D Larsen, tennis champ (US Open-1950) on this day in history.  

1926  On April - 06 stanley Cup: Montl Maroons beat Victoria Cougars (WHL), 3 games to 1  

1926  On this day in history ian Paisley, North Ireland, clergyman/MP  

1926  On this day in history giovanni Amendola, antifascist/editor-in-chief (Il Mondo), dies at 43  

1927  On April - 06 david Ingram, Vice-Chancellor (University of Kent at Canterbury)  

1928  On this day in history the birth of James Watson, American scientist who discovered DNA structure  

1928  On this day in history james Dewey Watson, chemist (co-discovered structure of DNA)  

1929  On this day in history the birth of Andre Previn, American conductor  

1929  On this day in history "Crazy" Joe Gallo, mobster  

1930  On April - 06 first transcontinental glider tow completed  

1930  On April - 06 1st transcontinental glider tow completed  

1931  On this day in history first Scottsboro (Ala) trial begins - 9 blacks accused of rape  

1931  1st Scottsboro (Ala) trial begins on April - 06.  

1931  Ivan Dixon, NYC, actor (Car Wash, Hogan's Heroes) on April - 06.  

1931  Giuseppi Radiciotti, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1934  418 Lutheran ministers arrested in Germany on April - 06.  

1935  H Levitt sinks 499 basketball free throws, misses &sinks 371 more on April - 06.  

1935  On this day in history h Levitt sinks 499 basketball free throws, misses & sinks 371 more  

1935  On April - 06 edward Arlington Robinson, US poet, dies  

1936  On April - 06 tornado, kills 203 &injuring 1,800 in Gainesville Georgia  

1936  3rd Golf Masters Championship: Horton Smith wins, shooting a 285 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 06

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1483  On April - 06 birth of raphael Sanzio, Italian painter/master builder (Madonna Sistina)  

1613  Stjepan Gradić, Croatian philosopher and scientist (d. 1683) was born on April - 06.  

1631  Vincenzo De Grandis, composer was born on this day in history.  

1632  Maria Leopoldine of Austria, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1649) was born on this day in history.  

1651  On this day in history birth of andré Dacier, French classical scholar (d. 1722)  

1660  On this day in history birth of johann Kuhnau, composer  

1664  Arvid Horn, Swedish statesman (d. 1742) was born on April - 06.  

1671  On April - 06 birth of jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French playwright/poet (Sacred Odes & Songs)  

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Famous Deaths In April - 06

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0885  On April - 06 methodius, Greek apostle of the slaves/archbishop of Sirmium, dies  

0912  On April - 06 nottker "the Stamelaar", benedictine monk/poet, dies at about 71  

1147  Death of Frederick II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1090) on April - 06.  

1199  On April - 06 richard I, the Lion-hearted, King of England (1189-99), dies at 41  

1252  On April - 06 peter of Verona, [Peter Martyr], Italian inquisitor/st, dies at 45  

1348  Petrarch's Laura, dies of plague on April - 06.  

1362  On this day in history death of jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle  

1472  On this day in history pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies  

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