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Historical Events In April - 14

Thursday, 24 September 2020

1959  (Robert) Taft Memorial Bell Tower dedicated in Wash DC on April - 14.  

1960  On this day in history montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup  

1960  On this day in history archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies  

1961  On this day in history first live television broadcast from the Soviet Union  

1963  On this day in history george Harrison is impressed by the unsigned group "Rolling Stones"  

1964  Bert McGirr, cricketer (2 Tests for NZ, 51 runs), dies on this day in history.  

1965  On April - 14 leonard Mudie, dies of heart ailment at 82  

1968  Roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card on this day in history.  

1969  41st Academy Awards on this day in history.  

1969  First major league baseball game outside US played in Montreal, Canada on April - 14.  

1969  Student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College on this day in history.  

1969  Tornado strikes Dacca East Pakistan killing 540 on April - 14.  

1969  On this day in history vQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan  

1971  Fort Point, SF dedicated as a national historic site on April - 14.  

1971  Armand Spitz, developer of small educational planetarium, dies on April - 14.  

1973  Magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88 on April - 14.  

1974  Gary Player wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament on April - 14.  

1974  The Navy donated the ASW carrier Yorktown to Charleston, South Carolina for the city's National Naval Museum on April - 14.  

1975  On this day in history fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77  

1976  On April - 14 maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60  

1977  On April - 14 riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44  

1978  On this day in history h Debehogne discovers asteroid #2364 Seillier  

1980  On April - 14 e Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich  

1980  Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 on this day in history.  

1981  Space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth on this day in history.  

1981  The first space shuttle, Columbia, is successfully launched on April - 14.  

1982  M Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien on April - 14.  

1983  Nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64 on April - 14.  

1985  On April - 14 enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies  

1986  On this day in history uS aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya  

1987  Karl Holler, composer, dies at 79 on April - 14.  

1988  On this day in history uSS Samuel B. Roberts struck Iranian mine off Qatar  

1988  On this day in history herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83  

1989  On April - 14 first Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 14

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1336  Emperor Go-Kōgon of Japan (d. 1374) was born on this day in history.  

1572  Adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician (d. 1632) was born on April - 14.  

1578  On April - 14 birth of philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621)  

1592  On April - 14 birth of abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher  

1629  Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings) was born on April - 14.  

1668  On this day in history birth of magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish General (d. 1741)  

1676  Ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer was born on this day in history.  

1710  On this day in history birth of marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer  

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Famous Deaths In April - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0711  On April - 14 childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27  

0911  Sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies on April - 14.  

1099  On April - 14 death of conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death  

1132  Death of Mstislav of Kiev (b. 1076) on this day in history.  

1240  On this day in history llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies  

1279  Death of Boleslaus of Greater Poland on this day in history.  

1322  Death of Bartholomew de Badlesmere, 1st Lord Badlesmere, English soldier (b. 1275) on this day in history.  

1345  Death of Richard Aungerville, English bishop and writer (b. 1287) on April - 14.  

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