Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 18 September 2020
1960 On April - 25 amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin on this day in history.
1961 Robert Noyce patents integrated circuit on April - 25.
1961 On April - 25 unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad
1961 "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs on this day in history.
1961 On April - 25 hans F Blunck, writer, dies
1962 On April - 25 uS Ranger spacecraft crash lands on the Moon
1962 On this day in history cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on
1964 Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on April - 25.
1966 Maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Prayer for a Good End), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1967 On April - 25 britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland
1967 The Commons passes Act unifying the Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force into one unit, the Canadian Armed Forces. A sad day for the Canadian military on April - 25.
1969 Margarita Xirgu, actress (Bloody Wedding), dies at 80 on April - 25.
1970 On this day in history freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 On this day in history melanie releases "Lay Down"
1970 Anita Louise, actress (Gorilla, Anthony Adverse), dies at about 55 on April - 25.
1971 On April - 25 uS canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire
1971 On this day in history max Drischner, composer, dies at 80
1972 George Sanders actor (Mr Freeze-Batman), dies at 65 on April - 25.
1972 On April - 25 hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12
1972 Paula the cat, a ten month old tabby, survives a fall from the 26th floor of an apartment building on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history george Sanders, actor (Mr Freeze-Batman, Ivanhoe), dies at 65
1974 Dictator Ant¢nio Salazar overthrown in Portugal on this day in history.
1975 On this day in history the first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao
1976 Cub centerfielder Rick Monday rescues US flag from 2 fans trying to set it on fire on this day in history.
1976 On April - 25 carol Reed, director (Agony & Ecstasy), dies
1978 Supreme Court rules pension plans can't require women to pay more on this day in history.
1979 "Rock 'n Roll High Schools" premiers on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history n Chernykh discovers asteroids #2656 Evenkia & #3653
1981 Dixie a mouse who lived 6« years on April - 25.
1981 Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28) on April - 25.
1982 On April - 25 british commandos invade South Georgia
1982 On this day in history don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
1982 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692 on this day in history.