Historical Events In April - 14
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
1927 The first Volvo car premieres in Gothenburg, Sweden on this day in history.
1928 Maddus AL starts first regular passenger flights between SF & LA on April - 14.
1928 On this day in history nY Rangers beat Montreal Maroons 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1928 On April - 14 maddus Airlines starts 1st regular passenger flights between SF & LA
1930 Philip Barry's "Hotel Universe," premieres in NYC on April - 14.
1930 W Majakowski, writer, dies at 36 on April - 14.
1931 Mont Canadiens beat Chicago Black Hawks 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1931 On April - 14 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 April - 14.
1932 Bizet, Massine & Mira's "Jeux d'Enfants," premieres in Monte Carlo on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history k Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2856
1934 Gerald du Maurier, British actor-manager (Unmarried, Escape), dies on April - 14.
1935 Sandstorm ravages US midwest (Dust Bowl) on April - 14.
1939 John Steinbeck novel "The Grapes of Wrath" published on this day in history.
1940 Allied troops land in Norway on April - 14.
1941 The birth of Julie Christie, American actress on April - 14.
1941 1st massive German raid in Paris, 3,600 Jews rounded up on this day in history.
1941 Jack Edmonson, Australian corporal in Tobruk (Victoria Cross), dies on April - 14.
1942 On this day in history l Oterma discovers asteroid #2501 Lohja
1942 Destroyer Roper sinks German U-85 of US east coast on this day in history.
1943 Gen Alexander/Eisenhower/Anderson/Bradley discuss assault on Tunis on this day in history.
1943 Asser B Kleerekoper, SDAP-Second-Member of parliament, dies at 62 on April - 14.
1944 On April - 14 freighter "Fort Stikene" explodes in Bombay India, killing 900
1944 1st Jews transported from Athens arrive at Auschwitz on this day in history.
1945 The German "Ruhr"garrison surrenders to General Bradley. 320,000 German soldiers are captured on April - 14.
1945 Tokyo incendiary raids, using B-29's, damage Imperial Palace on this day in history.
1948 On April - 14 a flash of light is observed in the crater Plato on the Moon
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 this day in history.
1949 On April - 14 joseph A Cushman, US paleontologist, dies at 68
1953 On April - 14 montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins 4 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup
1953 On April - 14 emmanuel K de Bom, Flemish writer (Scheldelucht), dies at 84
1955 Detroit Red Wings beat Mont Canadiens 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on April - 14.
1956 On April - 14 ampex Corp demonstrates first commercial videotape recorder