Historical Events In April - 25
Saturday, 18 September 2021
1960 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1961 On April - 25 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 "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs on April - 25.
1961 On this day in history hans F Blunck, writer, dies
1962 On April - 25 uS Ranger spacecraft crash lands on the Moon
1962 Cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on on April - 25.
1964 Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Prayer for a Good End), dies at 70
1967 Britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland on April - 25.
1967 On April - 25 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
1969 Margarita Xirgu, actress (Bloody Wedding), dies at 80 on April - 25.
1970 On April - 25 freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 On this day in history melanie releases "Lay Down"
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 On this day in history max Drischner, composer, dies at 80
1972 On this day in history george Sanders actor (Mr Freeze-Batman), dies at 65
1972 On this day in history hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12
1972 On this day in history paula the cat, a ten month old tabby, survives a fall from the 26th floor of an apartment building.
1972 George Sanders, actor (Mr Freeze-Batman, Ivanhoe), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history 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 Carol Reed, director (Agony & Ecstasy), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692