Historical Events In April - 09
Friday, 26 February 2021
1981 Gen Omar Bradley last 5-star general, dies in NY at 88 on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history scott Gwartz was born
1981 US sub George Washington rams Japanese freighter Nisso Maru on April - 09.
1982 On this day in history robert H G Havemann, German chemist/dissident, dies
1983 On April - 09 6th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 1 returns to Earth
1984 On this day in history basil Henry Blackwell, British publisher, dies
1985 On this day in history india files suit against Union Carbide over Bhopal disaster
1985 On April - 09 near Coast of Central Chile a 7.5 quake occurred one person died from a heart attack, several people injured
1986 "Dallas" announces it will revive the killed Bobby Ewing character on April - 09.
1986 Clint Eastwood elected mayor of Carmel, California on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history jean Mogin, Belgian poet, dies at 64
1987 On this day in history francis C Denebrink US Naval officer who participated in (WW I, WW II, and Korea dies at 90
1987 Supreme Court of Canada rules that the right to strike is not guaranteed by the constitution on April - 09.
1988 On April - 09 uS imposes economic sanctions on Panama
1988 On this day in history brook Benton, singer (Just a Matter of Time), dies at 56 of meningitis
1989 Entertainment Tonights Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman on this day in history.
1989 Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car on this day in history.
1990 "Twin Peaks" with Peggy Lipton premiers on ABC-TV on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history ottawa signs final land claim agreement with 15,000 Dene-Metis of Mackenzie Valley; they are awarded surface title to 181,230 sq km land, mineral rights to 10,000 sq km and $500 million cash over 20 years
1990 On this day in history ryan White hemophiliac aids sufferer, dies at 18. The Ryan White Foundation was founded later in 1991 by Jeanne White and Phil Donahue
1991 Date of Microsoft MS DOS 5.0 (Windows was gaining popularity) on April - 09.
1991 On this day in history georgia SSR votes to seceede from the USSR
1991 Georgia votes to seceede from the USSR on this day in history.
1991 Michael Landon announces he has inoperable cancer of the pancreas on April - 09.
1991 On April - 09 oakland A's stadium becomes first outdoor arena to ban smoking
1991 On this day in history maurice Binder, title designer (James Bond Movies), dies at 73
1992 On this day in history "Redwood Curtain" opens at Neiderlander theater on Broadway
1992 After 151 years Britain's "Punch Magazine" final issue on April - 09.
1992 On this day in history john Majors, (C) elected PM of England
1992 Noriega convicted on 8 of 10 drug and racketeering charges on April - 09.
1992 Gale McGee, senator (Wyoming, 1959-77), dies at 77 on April - 09.
1993 Wouter Perquin, journalist/Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 74 on April - 09.
1994 Cornelis N "Cor" van Dis Jr, Dutch MP (1971-94), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1995 James Bullock, colliery manager, dies at 92 on this day in history.