Historical Events In April - 13
Monday, 18 January 2021
1944 On April - 13 mont Canadiens sweep Chicago Black Hawks for the Stanley Cup
1944 SC rejects black suffrage on this day in history.
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 On April - 13 belgian premier Acker proclaims wage & price freeze over
1946 William Henry Bell, composer, dies at 72 on April - 13.
1948 75 scientists ambushed on way to Mount Scopus on April - 13.
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 April - 13.
1949 3rd NBA Championship: Minn Lakers beat Wash Capitols, 4 games to 2 on April - 13.
1949 On this day in history c V France, dies at 80
1952 On this day in history [Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress (Adelaarsjong), dies at 79
1953 1st game of Milwaukee Braves, they beat Cin Reds 2-0 on April - 13.
1954 Balt Orioles 1st game, loses to Tigers in Detroit 3-0 on this day in history.
1955 On April - 13 20.33" (51.64 cm) of rainfall, Axis, Alabama (state record)
1956 KETA TV channel 13 in Oklahoma City, OK (PBS) begins broadcasting on April - 13.
1957 On April - 13 due to lack of funds, Saturday mail delivery in the US is halted
1957 On April - 13 "Shinbone Alley" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
1959 USAF launches Discover II into polar orbit on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history vanguard SLV-5 launched for Earth orbit (failed)
1959 Vatican edict forbids Roman Catholics for voting for communists on this day in history.
1959 Eduard A van Beinum, Dutch musician/conductor, dies at 57 on April - 13.
1960 On April - 13 france becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara
1960 France becomes the 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara And atom here, an atom there on this day in history.
1960 On April - 13 navy's navigation satellite, Transit, placed into orbit from Cape Canaveral, FL and demonstrates ability to launch another satellite
1960 Transit 1B, first navigational satellite, placed in Earth orbit on this day in history.
1961 On this day in history uN General Assembly condemns South Africa for apartheid
1963 On this day in history 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 Lawrence Bradford Jr, 16 of NYC became first black congressional page on April - 13.
1966 On this day in history pan Am places $525,000,000 order for 25 Boeing 747s