Historical Events In April - 19
Monday, 10 May 2021
1943 Jews attack Nazi occupation forces at Warsaw Ghetto on this day in history.
1943 On April - 19 warsaw ghetto revolt; liquidation of the Warsaw ghetto continues for one month.
1943 Alexander Schmorell, German resistance fighter, beheaded on this day in history.
1943 "Bermuda Conference": Fruitless discussion by U.S. and British delegates on deliverance of Nazi victims on April - 19.
1944 Gerard Cote wins his 2nd straight & 3rd career Boston Marathon on April - 19.
1944 Tommy Hitchcock, polo player (Westchester Cup 1924, 27), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1945 On April - 19 rodgers & Hammerstein musical "Carousel" opens on Broadway
1945 On this day in history j P Heyboer, resistance fighter, executed
1946 On this day in history the birth of Tim Curry, American actor
1947 Tor Maple Leafs beat Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 2 for Stanley Cup on April - 19.
1948 Gerard Cote wins his 4th Boston Marathon on this day in history.
1949 On April - 19 yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth
1950 On this day in history 19-year-old Ham Young became the youngest Boston Marathon winner
1950 Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th baron Berners/composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1951 Shigeki Tanaka, survivor of Hiroshima A-bomb, wins Boston Marathon on April - 19.
1954 7-time winner of the Boston Marathon, 65-year-old Clarence Demar, runs his last race at Boston finishing 78th on this day in history.
1955 USS Albany and USS William Wood begin to provide disaster relief to citizens of Volos, Greece, ending 21 April on April - 19.
1956 On April - 19 uS actress Grace Kelly marries Monaco's Prince Rainier III
1956 On April - 19 ernst R Curtius, German literature historian, dies at 70
1957 On this day in history charles Funk of Funk & Wagnalls, dies at 76
1957 On April - 19 in the Fox Islands, Alaska a 7.5quake was one of th elargest qukes in the U.S. (man they get a lot up in that area)
1957 Charles Funk, Encylopediest (Funk & Wagnalls), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history eino Oksanen wins his 3rd Boston Marathon
1962 On this day in history nASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 46,900 m
1963 On April - 19 "Hot Spot" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
1964 Cyril Merry, cricketer (WI batsman in 2 Tests 1933), dies on this day in history.
1965 On April - 19 t.A.M.I. Show premiers in London
1965 On this day in history george Davis, actor (Private Lives, Devil May Care), dies at 75
1966 On April - 19 roberta Bignay becomes the first woman to run in the Boston Marathon
1967 Beatles sign a contract to stay together for 10 years (they don't) on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history uS Surveyor III lands on Moon
1967 On this day in history conrad Adenauer, West Germany chancellor (1949-63), dies at 91
1968 Dedication of the Desert Mounted Corps Memorial on Anzac Parade, Canberra, by Prime Minister John Gorton The memorial is a copy of the original unveiled at Port Said, Egypt, by former Prime Minister William Morris Hughes in 1932 on this day in history.
1968 On April - 19 the first American since 1957 wins the 72nd Boston Marathon