Historical Events In April - 25
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1960 On April - 25 amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67
1961 On this day in history mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin
1961 On April - 25 robert Noyce patents integrated circuit
1961 Unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad on April - 25.
1961 On April - 25 "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs
1961 On this day in history 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 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup
1966 On April - 25 maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Prayer for a Good End), dies at 70
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 this day in history.
1969 Margarita Xirgu, actress (Bloody Wedding), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1970 On April - 25 freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 Melanie releases "Lay Down" on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history anita Louise, actress (Gorilla, Anthony Adverse), dies at about 55
1971 On this day in history uS canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire
1971 Max Drischner, composer, dies at 80 on April - 25.
1972 On April - 25 george Sanders actor (Mr Freeze-Batman), dies at 65
1972 Hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12 on this day in history.
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 George Sanders, actor (Mr Freeze-Batman, Ivanhoe), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1974 Dictator Ant¢nio Salazar overthrown in Portugal on this day in history.
1975 The first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao on this day in history.
1976 On April - 25 cub centerfielder Rick Monday rescues US flag from 2 fans trying to set it on fire
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 April - 25.
1979 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2656 Evenkia & #3653 on this day in history.
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 British commandos invade South Georgia on April - 25.
1982 On April - 25 don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
1982 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692 on April - 25.