Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Historical Events In April - 14

Saturday, 08 May 2021

1959  On this day in history (Robert) Taft Memorial Bell Tower dedicated in Wash DC  

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  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 April - 14.  

1965  Leonard Mudie, dies of heart ailment at 82 on April - 14.  

1968  Roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card on April - 14.  

1969  41st Academy Awards on April - 14.  

1969  On this day in history first major league baseball game outside US played in Montreal, Canada  

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  On April - 14 vQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan  

1971  On April - 14 fort Point, SF dedicated as a national historic site  

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

1973  On April - 14 magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88  

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

1974  On this day in history the Navy donated the ASW carrier Yorktown to Charleston, South Carolina for the city's National Naval Museum.  

1975  Fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77 on April - 14.  

1976  On this day in history maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60  

1977  Riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44 on this day in history.  

1978  On April - 14 h Debehogne discovers asteroid #2364 Seillier  

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

1980  On April - 14 tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84  

1981  Space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth on April - 14.  

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

1982  M Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien on this day in history.  

1983  On April - 14 nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64  

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

1986  US aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya on this day in history.  

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

1988  On April - 14 uSS Samuel B. Roberts struck Iranian mine off Qatar  

1988  Herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

1989  First Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Next Page »

Advertisements

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  On April - 14 birth of adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician (d. 1632)  

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

1592  Abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher was born on April - 14.  

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

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

1676  On April - 14 birth of ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer  

1710  On April - 14 birth of marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer  

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In April - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0711  On this day in history 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  On this day in history death of mstislav of Kiev (b. 1076)  

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

1279  On April - 14 death of boleslaus of Greater Poland  

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

1345  On this day in history death of richard Aungerville, English bishop and writer (b. 1287)  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Biden be a better president than Trump?
Yes
No
Don't Know