Historical Events In April - 06
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
1966 On this day in history lester Bowles L. B. Pearson 1897-1972 announces plans to promote bilingualism in the public service. (very expensive)
1966 Mihir Sen swims the Palk Strait between Sri Lanka &India on April - 06.
1966 On this day in history julia Faye, actress (10 Commandments. Samson & Delilah), dies at 73
1967 On April - 06 t Smirnova discovers asteroid #1804 Chebotarev
1968 94.5% of East German voters approve new socialist constitution on this day in history.
1968 On April - 06 gunpowder stocks at a sporting-goods store explode, killing 43 (Va)
1968 On this day in history hemisFair 1968 opens in San Antonio, Texas
1968 On this day in history uSS New Jersey recommissioned for shore bombardment duty in Vietnam
1968 Bobby Hutton, US Black Panther leader, shot to death on April - 06.
1971 On this day in history igor F Strawinsky, Russ composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies at 88
1972 Bomb explosion at the Cuban Trade Commission in Montreal kills one person on April - 06.
1973 Pioneer 11 launched toward Jupiter &Saturn on this day in history.
1974 200,000 attend rock concert "California Jam" on this day in history.
1974 Willem Dudok, Dutch architect (Hilversum Town Hall), dies at 89 on April - 06.
1975 On this day in history bundy victim Denise Oliverson disappears from Grand Junction, Colo
1975 On this day in history chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
1975 Chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1976 On April - 06 the first quadrophonic movie track "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones"
1976 Ruth P Thomson, writer, dies on April - 06.
1976 The first quadrophonic movie track: "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones" on April - 06.
1977 In Iran a 6.0 earthquake was was centered about 800 kilometers northwest of Bandar Abbas. The earthquake killed at least 348, injured about 200 on this day in history.
1977 Judge rules the Beatles 1962 Hamburg album can be released on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history the Kingdome in Seattle opens
1978 On April - 06 nicolas Nabokov, composer (Holy Devil), dies at 74
1979 On this day in history rod Stewart &Alana Collins wed
1979 On this day in history m Marie Widlow, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61
1980 On April - 06 gordie Howe completes a record 26th season
1981 On April - 06 bob "The Bear" Hite, singer (Canned Heat-Goin' up the Country), dies
1982 On April - 06 columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center from White Sands
1983 Ana Maria, Salvador guerilla leader, murdered on April - 06.
1984 On this day in history 11th Space Shuttle Mission (41-C)-Challenger 5 is launched
1984 On April - 06 jimmy Kenndy, British songwriter (South of the Border), dies
1985 On April - 06 atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale
1986 American, James Connolly, wins first Olympic gold medal in mod history on this day in history.