Historical Events In April - 25
Monday, 14 June 2021
1960 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin on this day in history.
1961 On April - 25 robert Noyce patents integrated circuit
1961 On this day in history unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad
1961 On this day in history "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs
1961 On April - 25 hans F Blunck, writer, dies
1962 On this day in history uS Ranger spacecraft crash lands on the Moon
1962 Cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on on this day in history.
1964 On April - 25 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 On this day in history margarita Xirgu, actress (Bloody Wedding), dies at 80
1970 On April - 25 freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 Melanie releases "Lay Down" on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1972 Hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12 on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1974 Dictator Ant¢nio Salazar overthrown in Portugal on April - 25.
1975 The first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao on this day in history.
1976 Cub centerfielder Rick Monday rescues US flag from 2 fans trying to set it on fire on April - 25.
1976 On this day in history carol Reed, director (Agony & Ecstasy), dies
1978 On April - 25 supreme Court rules pension plans can't require women to pay more
1979 "Rock 'n Roll High Schools" premiers on this day in history.
1979 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2656 Evenkia & #3653 on April - 25.
1981 Dixie a mouse who lived 6« years on this day in history.
1981 Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28) on April - 25.
1982 On this day in history british commandos invade South Georgia
1982 Don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1982 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692 on this day in history.