Historical Events In April - 19
Friday, 03 July 2020
1943 Jews attack Nazi occupation forces at Warsaw Ghetto on this day in history.
1943 On this day in history warsaw ghetto revolt; liquidation of the Warsaw ghetto continues for one month.
1943 On April - 19 alexander Schmorell, German resistance fighter, beheaded
1943 On this day in history "Bermuda Conference": Fruitless discussion by U.S. and British delegates on deliverance of Nazi victims.
1944 Gerard Cote wins his 2nd straight & 3rd career Boston Marathon on this day in history.
1944 On April - 19 tommy Hitchcock, polo player (Westchester Cup 1924, 27), dies at 44
1945 Rodgers & Hammerstein musical "Carousel" opens on Broadway on this day in history.
1945 On April - 19 j P Heyboer, resistance fighter, executed
1946 The birth of Tim Curry, American actor on this day in history.
1947 Tor Maple Leafs beat Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 2 for Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1948 On April - 19 gerard Cote wins his 4th Boston Marathon
1949 Yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth on April - 19.
1950 19-year-old Ham Young became the youngest Boston Marathon winner on April - 19.
1950 Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th baron Berners/composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1951 On April - 19 shigeki Tanaka, survivor of Hiroshima A-bomb, wins Boston Marathon
1954 On April - 19 7-time winner of the Boston Marathon, 65-year-old Clarence Demar, runs his last race at Boston finishing 78th
1955 USS Albany and USS William Wood begin to provide disaster relief to citizens of Volos, Greece, ending 21 April on this day in history.
1956 On April - 19 uS actress Grace Kelly marries Monaco's Prince Rainier III
1956 Ernst R Curtius, German literature historian, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1957 On April - 19 charles Funk of Funk & Wagnalls, dies at 76
1957 On this day in history 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 On this day in history charles Funk, Encylopediest (Funk & Wagnalls), dies at 76
1962 On April - 19 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 this day in history "Hot Spot" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
1964 On April - 19 cyril Merry, cricketer (WI batsman in 2 Tests 1933), dies
1965 T.A.M.I. Show premiers in London on April - 19.
1965 George Davis, actor (Private Lives, Devil May Care), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history roberta Bignay becomes the first woman to run in the Boston Marathon
1967 On April - 19 beatles sign a contract to stay together for 10 years (they don't)
1967 US Surveyor III lands on Moon on this day in history.
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 April - 19.
1968 On April - 19 the first American since 1957 wins the 72nd Boston Marathon