Historical Events In April - 13
Thursday, 22 April 2021
1944 On April - 13 mont Canadiens sweep Chicago Black Hawks for the Stanley Cup
1944 On April - 13 sC rejects black suffrage
1944 On this day in history cecile Chaminade, composer, dies at 86
1945 Allies occupy Wien (Vienna) on April - 13.
1945 On this day in history president Roosevelt dies.
1945 Canadian army liberates Teuge & Assen Neth from Nazis on April - 13.
1946 Belgian premier Acker proclaims wage & price freeze over on this day in history.
1946 William Henry Bell, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1948 75 scientists ambushed on way to Mount Scopus on April - 13.
1949 On this day in history 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
1949 3rd NBA Championship: Minn Lakers beat Wash Capitols, 4 games to 2 on April - 13.
1949 On April - 13 c V France, dies at 80
1952 [Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress (Adelaarsjong), dies at 79 on April - 13.
1953 1st game of Milwaukee Braves, they beat Cin Reds 2-0 on this day in history.
1954 On April - 13 balt Orioles 1st game, loses to Tigers in Detroit 3-0
1955 On April - 13 20.33" (51.64 cm) of rainfall, Axis, Alabama (state record)
1956 On April - 13 kETA TV channel 13 in Oklahoma City, OK (PBS) begins broadcasting
1957 On this day in history due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted
1957 On this day in history "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
1959 On April - 13 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 On this day in history eduard A van Beinum, Dutch musician/conductor, dies at 57
1960 France becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara on April - 13.
1960 On this day in history france becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara And atom here, an atom there
1960 On this day in history navy's navigation satellite, Transit, placed into orbit from Cape Canaveral, FL and demonstrates ability to launch another satellite
1960 On this day in history transit 1B, first navigational satellite, placed in Earth orbit
1961 UN General Assembly condemns South Africa for apartheid on April - 13.
1963 The birth of Gary Kasparov, Russian world champion chess player on April - 13.
1964 New Zealand Colin Bosher shears a record 565 sheep in 1 work day on April - 13.
1964 Sidney Poitier became first black man to win Oscar for best actor on this day in history.
1965 Beatles record "Help" on this day in history.
1965 On April - 13 lawrence Bradford Jr, 16 of NYC became first black congressional page
1966 On this day in history pan Am places $525,000,000 order for 25 Boeing 747s