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Historical Events In April - 30

Friday, 03 July 2020

1942  Catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51 on April - 30.  

1943  On this day in history bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms  

1943  On this day in history beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85  

1944  On April - 30 nY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs  

1945  On April - 30 "Arthur Godfrey Time" begins a 27 year run on CBS radio  

1945  Germany surrenders; end of the Third Reich on April - 30.  

1945  Munich is captured by Patch's 7th Army unit on April - 30.  

1945  On this day in history adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56  

1946  On April - 30 cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0  

1947  On this day in history boulder Dam renamed in honor of Herbert Hoover  

1948  Org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia on this day in history.  

1950  On April - 30 construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead.  

1952  Charles Radoux-Rogier, composer, dies on April - 30.  

1955  On this day in history element 101, Mendelevium, announced  

1955  On this day in history perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks  

1956  On April - 30 alben W Barkley, (VP-D-1949-53), dies at 78  

1957  Ludwig Schiedermair, German musicologist (Beethoven), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

1959  Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1960  On April - 30 lt. Gen. H.D. Graham leaves the Canadian armed forces; last officer with a World War I ribbon to retire.  

1961  On this day in history the first Airline shuttle flights between Wash DC, Boston & NYC begin (Eastern)  

1962  On this day in history nASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 75,190 m  

1962  On this day in history willie Mays hits 4 HRs  

1963  Bryant Washburn, actor (Nabonga, Millionaire Kid), dies at 74 on April - 30.  

1965  Helen Chandler, actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 56 on April - 30.  

1966  On this day in history richard Farina, American writer and folk rocker, dies on his birthday in a motorcycle accident  

1969  On April - 30 sir Paul Hasluck appointed Australian Governor-General.  

1970  On this day in history american troops enter Cambodia, Asia  

1970  The first CP coal unit train, comprising 88 cars and carrying more than 9,000 tons of coking coal destined to Japan, arrives at Roberts Bank superport after a 700-mile run from Sparwood, B.C on April - 30.  

1970  On April - 30 uS troops invade Cambodia  

1970  On April - 30 vancouver BC, the first computer-controlled CP Rail coal train reaches Roberts Bank from mines in Alberta.  

1970  Hall Johnson, composer, dies at 82 on April - 30.  

1971  On April - 30 elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70  

1972  "Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio on this day in history.  

1972  Gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 30

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1245  King Philip III of France (d. 1285) was born on this day in history.  

1309  On April - 30 birth of kazimierz III de Great, King of Poland (1333-70)  

1553  Louise de Lorraine-Vaudémont, queen of France (d. 1601) was born on this day in history.  

1602  William Lilly, England, astrologer/author/almanac compiler was born on April - 30.  

1651  Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theorist/saint was born on this day in history.  

1662  On April - 30 birth of queen Mary II of England (d. 1694)  

1664  On this day in history birth of françois Louis, Prince of Conti, French general (d. 1709)  

1710  Johann Kaspar Basselet von La Rosée, Bavarian general (d. 1795) was born on April - 30.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0065  On April - 30 death of lucan, Roman poet (b. 39)  

0313  Gaius G V Maximus, [Daia], Emperor of Rome, dies on April - 30.  

0535  On this day in history death of amalaswintha, queen of Ostrogoten, murdered  

1030  On this day in history mohammud van Ghazna, Turkish mayor (G'widen)/Islamic ruler, dies  

1063  Death of Emperor Renzong of China (b. 1010) on this day in history.  

1131  Death of Adjutor, Roman Catholic Saint on April - 30.  

1196  On April - 30 boudouin II, bishop of Utrecht (1178-96), dies  

1214  On April - 30 huguccio/Hugo van Pisa, Italian bishop, dies  

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