Historical Events In April - 14
Friday, 03 July 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 Archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies on this day in history.
1961 On April - 14 first live television broadcast from the Soviet Union
1963 George Harrison is impressed by the unsigned group "Rolling Stones" on this day in history.
1964 On April - 14 bert McGirr, cricketer (2 Tests for NZ, 51 runs), dies
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 April - 14.
1969 On April - 14 41st Academy Awards
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 April - 14 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 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 On this day in history magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88
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 Fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77 on April - 14.
1976 Maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60 on April - 14.
1977 Riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1978 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #2364 Seillier on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich
1980 Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 on April - 14.
1981 Space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth on April - 14.
1981 The first space shuttle, Columbia, is successfully launched on this day in history.
1982 M Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien on this day in history.
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 April - 14 uS aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya
1987 On April - 14 karl Holler, composer, dies at 79
1988 USS Samuel B. Roberts struck Iranian mine off Qatar on April - 14.
1988 Herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83 on April - 14.
1989 First Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup on April - 14.