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.