Historical Events In April - 25
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
1960 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 on April - 25.
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin on April - 25.
1961 On this day in history robert Noyce patents integrated circuit
1961 Unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad on this day in history.
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 US Ranger spacecraft crash lands on the Moon on April - 25.
1962 Cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on on April - 25.
1964 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup
1966 Maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Prayer for a Good End), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1967 Britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland on April - 25.
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 Freda Payne releases "Band of Gold" on this day in history.
1970 On April - 25 melanie releases "Lay Down"
1970 On April - 25 anita Louise, actress (Gorilla, Anthony Adverse), dies at about 55
1971 US canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire on April - 25.
1971 Max Drischner, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1972 George Sanders actor (Mr Freeze-Batman), dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 April - 25.
1972 George Sanders, actor (Mr Freeze-Batman, Ivanhoe), dies at 65 on April - 25.
1974 On April - 25 dictator Ant¢nio Salazar overthrown in Portugal
1975 The first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao on April - 25.
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 this day in history.
1979 On April - 25 n Chernykh discovers asteroids #2656 Evenkia & #3653
1981 Dixie a mouse who lived 6« years on this day in history.
1981 Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28) on this day in history.
1982 On April - 25 british commandos invade South Georgia
1982 On April - 25 don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
1982 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692