Historical Events In April - 25
Thursday, 26 May 2022
1942 Paul Kornfeld, writer, dies at 52 on April - 25.
1943 On April - 25 the Demyansk Shield for German troops in commemoration of Demyansk Pocket is instituted.
1943 On April - 25 vladimir Ivanovich Nemirovich-Danchenko, playwright/director, dies
1944 United Negro College Fund incorporates on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history 45 countries convene UN Conference on Intl Organization in SF
1945 On this day in history last Boeing B-17 attack against Nazi Germany
1945 RCAF's No. 6 Group makes its last bombing raid over Germany on April - 25.
1945 U.S. and Red Army units meet near the Elbe River at Torgan, 75 miles south of Berlin on this day in history.
1945 On April - 25 united Nations founded at San Francisco
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 April - 25.
1946 Albert Knight, cricketer (3 Tests for England on 1903-04 tour), dies on April - 25.
1947 Lou Thesz beats Whipper Watson in St Louis, to become wrestling champ on April - 25.
1949 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #1922 Zulu on April - 25.
1949 On April - 25 friedrich Durrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse," premieres in Basel
1950 On this day in history ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan)
1951 Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1952 On April - 25 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 Scientists identify DNA on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1955 Constance Collier, actress (Perils of Pauline), dies at 77 on April - 25.
1956 On April - 25 elvis Presley's "Heartbreak Hotel" goes #1
1957 The first experimental sodium nuclear reactor operated on April - 25.
1957 On April - 25 1st experimental sodium nuclear reactor operated
1959 St Lawrence Seaway linking Atlantic, Great Lakes opens to shipping on this day in history.
1959 USS Eversole rescues 14 Chinese Nationalist fishermen from their sinking fishing trawler in the Formosa Strait on April - 25.
1960 Hope Emerson actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history locomotive number 6043 makes the last scheduled run of a steam locomotive on Canadian National on train 76 between The Pas and Winnipeg.
1960 The first submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton) on April - 25.
1960 1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton) on this day in history.