Historical Events In April - 08
Saturday, 10 April 2021
1970 John &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations on April - 08.
1970 On April - 08 l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin
1970 "Cry for Us All" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 8 performances on this day in history.
1970 Marie V Felix, Prince of Luxemburg, dies on April - 08.
1971 On April - 08 united Kingdom lifts all restrictions on gold ownership
1971 On this day in history uS/Canada ISIS 2 launched to study ionosphere
1971 1st legal off-track betting system begins (OTB-New York) on April - 08.
1972 30,000 attend Mar Y Sol rock concert, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico on April - 08.
1972 On April - 08 major league baseball players stages first collective strike
1972 Alvin Kallicharran scores 100* in his 1st Test Cricket innings v NZ on this day in history.
1973 On April - 08 japan allows its citizens to own gold
1973 On this day in history thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place.
1973 On this day in history pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91
1974 On this day in history hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth’s home run record by collecting his 715th round-tripper.
1974 On April - 08 pioneer Hall opens
1974 Discovery Island opens on April - 08.
1976 On this day in history freddie Lennon father of John Lennon, dies at 63
1976 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2206 Gabrova, #2312 Duboshin, #2361 Gogol, #2606 Odessa, #2722 Abalakin, #2734 Hasek, on this day in history.
1976 On April - 08 phil Ochs, rock producer (Joe Hill), dies at 35
1977 On this day in history nFL decides to experiment with a 7th official in some preseason games
1977 Frank Milan, actor (Witness), dies at 71 on April - 08.
1978 Ford C Frick, baseball commissioner, dies at 83 on April - 08.
1979 On April - 08 iran proclaimed an Islamic Republic following fall of Shah
1980 On April - 08 wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist
1981 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3480 Abante on this day in history.
1981 On April - 08 norman Taurog, dies
1982 On April - 08 uS formally transfers Canal Zone to Panama
1984 On April - 08 8 men record longest distance rowed in 24 hours at 13 miles
1984 On April - 08 marvin Gaye shot to death by his father Marvin Gaye Sr in LA
1986 US sub Nathaniel Green runs aground in the Irish Sea on this day in history.
1986 On April - 08 world oil prices dip below $10 a barrel
1987 On this day in history francis C Denebrink, US Naval officer (WW I, WW II, Korea) dies at 90
1988 On April - 08 jim Jordan radio's Fibber McGee, dies at 91 in a fall
1990 On April - 08 cBS fires sportscaster Brent Mussburger