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Historical Events In April - 25

Friday, 16 April 2021

1942  On this day in history paul Kornfeld, writer, dies at 52  

1943  The Demyansk Shield for German troops in commemoration of Demyansk Pocket is instituted on April - 25.  

1943  On this day in history vladimir Ivanovich Nemirovich-Danchenko, playwright/director, dies  

1944  United Negro College Fund incorporates on this day in history.  

1945  45 countries convene UN Conference on Intl Organization in SF on April - 25.  

1945  Last Boeing B-17 attack against Nazi Germany on April - 25.  

1945  On April - 25 rCAF's No. 6 Group makes its last bombing raid over Germany.  

1945  On April - 25 u.S. and Red Army units meet near the Elbe River at Torgan, 75 miles south of Berlin.  

1945  United Nations founded at San Francisco on April - 25.  

1945  On this day in history uS & Soviet forces meet at Torgau Germany on Elbe River  

1946  "Exposition Flyer" rammed at Napierville Illinois, killing 48 on this day in history.  

1946  On April - 25 albert Knight, cricketer (3 Tests for England on 1903-04 tour), dies  

1947  On this day in history lou Thesz beats Whipper Watson in St Louis, to become wrestling champ  

1949  On April - 25 e L Johnson discovers asteroid #1922 Zulu  

1949  Friedrich Durrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse," premieres in Basel on this day in history.  

1950  Ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan) on this day in history.  

1951  Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.  

1952  On this day in history american Bowling Congress approves use of an automatic pinsetter  

1952  6th NBA Championship: Minneapolis Lakers beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 3 on April - 25.  

1953  On April - 25 scientists identify DNA  

1954  On April - 25 bell labs announces first solar battery (NYC)  

1954  On April - 25 bell labs announces 1st solar battery (NYC)  

1954  On this day in history joseph Hergesheimer, novelist (Java Head), dies  

1955  Canadian Pacific inaugurates its new stainless steel, scenic-domed transcontinental passenger train "The Canadian" between Montreal/Toronto and Vancouver on April - 25.  

1955  On this day in history constance Collier, actress (Perils of Pauline), dies at 77  

1956  On April - 25 elvis Presley's "Heartbreak Hotel" goes #1  

1957  The first experimental sodium nuclear reactor operated on April - 25.  

1957  1st experimental sodium nuclear reactor operated on April - 25.  

1959  On April - 25 st Lawrence Seaway linking Atlantic, Great Lakes opens to shipping  

1959  On April - 25 uSS Eversole rescues 14 Chinese Nationalist fishermen from their sinking fishing trawler in the Formosa Strait.  

1960  On this day in history hope Emerson actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), dies at 62  

1960  Locomotive number 6043 makes the last scheduled run of a steam locomotive on Canadian National on train 76 between The Pas and Winnipeg on April - 25.  

1960  The first submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton) on this day in history.  

1960  1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton) on April - 25.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 25

Famous People Born On This Day In History

0032  On April - 25 birth of marcus Salvius Otho, Roman Emperor (d. 69)  

1214  Louis IX, King of France (1226-70) was born on April - 25.  

1228  Koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54) was born on this day in history.  

1228  Conrad IV of Germany (d. 1254) was born on April - 25.  

1284  On April - 25 birth of edward II, King of England (1307-27)  

1287  On April - 25 birth of roger de Mortimer, 1st Earl of March, de facto ruler of England (d. 1330)  

1502  On April - 25 birth of georg Major, German Protestant theologian (d. 1574)  

1567  Aurelio Signoretti, composer was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 25

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0068  On this day in history death of saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa  

0974  Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on this day in history.  

1265  On this day in history death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader  

1295  On April - 25 sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies  

1342  On April - 25 benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies  

1472  Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.  

1482  Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on this day in history.  

1516  Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on April - 25.  

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