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Historical Events In April - 14

Wednesday, 03 March 2021

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

1960  Montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.  

1960  On April - 14 archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies  

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

1963  George Harrison is impressed by the unsigned group "Rolling Stones" on April - 14.  

1964  On April - 14 bert McGirr, cricketer (2 Tests for NZ, 51 runs), dies  

1965  On this day in history leonard Mudie, dies of heart ailment at 82  

1968  On this day in history roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card  

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  On this day in history student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College  

1969  On this day in history tornado strikes Dacca East Pakistan killing 540  

1969  VQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan on this day in history.  

1971  On this day in history fort Point, SF dedicated as a national historic site  

1971  On this day in history armand Spitz, developer of small educational planetarium, dies  

1973  Magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88 on this day in history.  

1974  Gary Player wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament on this day in history.  

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

1975  On April - 14 fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77  

1976  Maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60 on April - 14.  

1977  On this day in history riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44  

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

1980  E Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich on April - 14.  

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

1981  On this day in history space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth  

1981  On this day in history the first space shuttle, Columbia, is successfully launched  

1982  On this day in history m Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien  

1983  Nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64 on this day in history.  

1985  On this day in history enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies  

1986  US aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya on April - 14.  

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 April - 14 herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83  

1989  On this day in history 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  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Kōgon of Japan (d. 1374)  

1572  On this day in history birth of adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician (d. 1632)  

1578  Philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621) was born on April - 14.  

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

1629  On this day in history birth of christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings)  

1668  Magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish General (d. 1741) was born on this day in history.  

1676  On this day in history birth of ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer  

1710  Marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer was born on April - 14.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0711  Childebert III, king of French, dies at about 27 on April - 14.  

0911  On April - 14 sergius III, Italian Pope (904-11), dies  

1099  Death of Conrad, bishop of Utrecht, stabbed to death on April - 14.  

1132  On this day in history death of mstislav of Kiev (b. 1076)  

1240  Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies on April - 14.  

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 April - 14.  

1345  On April - 14 death of richard Aungerville, English bishop and writer (b. 1287)  

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