Historical Events In April - 13
Thursday, 26 May 2022
1944 On April - 13 mont Canadiens sweep Chicago Black Hawks for the Stanley Cup
1944 SC rejects black suffrage on April - 13.
1944 Cecile Chaminade, composer, dies at 86 on April - 13.
1945 On April - 13 allies occupy Wien (Vienna)
1945 President Roosevelt dies on this day in history.
1945 Canadian army liberates Teuge & Assen Neth from Nazis on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history belgian premier Acker proclaims wage & price freeze over
1946 On April - 13 william Henry Bell, composer, dies at 72
1948 75 scientists ambushed on way to Mount Scopus on this day in history.
1949 In the Puget Sound area, Washington region a 6.9 earthquake occured between Olympia and Tacoma, along the southern edge of Puget Sound. Property damage in Olympia, Seattle, and Tacoma was estimated at $25 million; eight people were killed on this day in history.
1949 On April - 13 3rd NBA Championship: Minn Lakers beat Wash Capitols, 4 games to 2
1949 C V France, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1952 On April - 13 [Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress (Adelaarsjong), dies at 79
1953 On this day in history 1st game of Milwaukee Braves, they beat Cin Reds 2-0
1954 Balt Orioles 1st game, loses to Tigers in Detroit 3-0 on April - 13.
1955 On April - 13 20.33" (51.64 cm) of rainfall, Axis, Alabama (state record)
1956 On this day in history kETA TV channel 13 in Oklahoma City, OK (PBS) begins broadcasting
1957 Due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted on April - 13.
1957 On this day in history "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
1959 On this day in history uSAF launches Discover II into polar orbit
1959 Vanguard SLV-5 launched for Earth orbit (failed) on April - 13.
1959 On April - 13 vatican edict forbids Roman Catholics for voting for communists
1959 Eduard A van Beinum, Dutch musician/conductor, dies at 57 on April - 13.
1960 France becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara on April - 13.
1960 France becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara And atom here, an atom there on April - 13.
1960 On April - 13 navy's navigation satellite, Transit, placed into orbit from Cape Canaveral, FL and demonstrates ability to launch another satellite
1960 On April - 13 transit 1B, first navigational satellite, placed in Earth orbit
1961 On April - 13 uN General Assembly condemns South Africa for apartheid
1963 On April - 13 the birth of Gary Kasparov, Russian world champion chess player
1964 New Zealand Colin Bosher shears a record 565 sheep in 1 work day on this day in history.
1964 On April - 13 sidney Poitier became first black man to win Oscar for best actor
1965 Beatles record "Help" on April - 13.
1965 On April - 13 lawrence Bradford Jr, 16 of NYC became first black congressional page
1966 Pan Am places $525,000,000 order for 25 Boeing 747s on April - 13.