Historical Events In April - 14
Friday, 18 September 2020
1927 The first Volvo car premieres in Gothenburg, Sweden on April - 14.
1928 On April - 14 maddus AL starts first regular passenger flights between SF & LA
1928 On April - 14 nY Rangers beat Montreal Maroons 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1928 On this day in history maddus Airlines starts 1st regular passenger flights between SF & LA
1930 Philip Barry's "Hotel Universe," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1930 On April - 14 w Majakowski, writer, dies at 36
1931 Mont Canadiens beat Chicago Black Hawks 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup on April - 14.
1931 On this day in history spain becomes a republic with the overthrow of King Alfonso XIII... Black shirt sales on the rise
1931 Spain becomes republic with overthrow of King Alfonso XIII on this day in history.
1932 Bizet, Massine & Mira's "Jeux d'Enfants," premieres in Monte Carlo on April - 14.
1933 On this day in history k Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2856
1934 On April - 14 gerald du Maurier, British actor-manager (Unmarried, Escape), dies
1935 On April - 14 sandstorm ravages US midwest (Dust Bowl)
1939 On April - 14 john Steinbeck novel "The Grapes of Wrath" published
1940 Allied troops land in Norway on this day in history.
1941 On April - 14 the birth of Julie Christie, American actress
1941 On this day in history 1st massive German raid in Paris, 3,600 Jews rounded up
1941 Jack Edmonson, Australian corporal in Tobruk (Victoria Cross), dies on this day in history.
1942 On this day in history l Oterma discovers asteroid #2501 Lohja
1942 Destroyer Roper sinks German U-85 of US east coast on April - 14.
1943 Gen Alexander/Eisenhower/Anderson/Bradley discuss assault on Tunis on April - 14.
1943 Asser B Kleerekoper, SDAP-Second-Member of parliament, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1944 Freighter "Fort Stikene" explodes in Bombay India, killing 900 on this day in history.
1944 1st Jews transported from Athens arrive at Auschwitz on April - 14.
1945 On this day in history the German "Ruhr"garrison surrenders to General Bradley. 320,000 German soldiers are captured.
1945 On April - 14 tokyo incendiary raids, using B-29's, damage Imperial Palace
1948 A flash of light is observed in the crater Plato on the Moon on this day in history.
1948 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs sweep Detroit Red Wings for the Stanley Cup
1948 Walter P Reuther, Pres (United Auto Workers), shot at his home on April - 14.
1949 Joseph A Cushman, US paleontologist, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1953 Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins 4 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1953 Emmanuel K de Bom, Flemish writer (Scheldelucht), dies at 84 on April - 14.
1955 On April - 14 detroit Red Wings beat Mont Canadiens 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup
1956 Ampex Corp demonstrates first commercial videotape recorder on this day in history.