Historical Events In April - 30
Sunday, 07 August 2022
1973 On this day in history nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al
1973 On April - 30 paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love"
1973 On April - 30 women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments
1973 On this day in history josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75
1974 Agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died on this day in history.
1974 On April - 30 agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67
1975 On this day in history saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces
1975 The Vietnam war ends, with the South surrendering to the North on this day in history.
1975 US civilian forces evacuate from Vietnam; Saigon surrenders on April - 30.
1976 Wings release "Silly Love Songs" on this day in history.
1976 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history argentina's Mothers of Plaza de Mayo hold first weekly march to demand return of their disappeared children.
1977 On this day in history clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73
1980 Queen Beatrix of Netherlands ascends to the throne on this day in history.
1980 On April - 30 terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London
1980 Mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies on April - 30.
1981 John Lauchlan & James Blench; both natives of Seebe, Alberta, reach summit of 7,454.5m Mt. Gangapurna in the Himalayas by a new south face route on this day in history.
1982 Fort McMurray Alberta, Alberta Alsands oil project collapses despite offers of aid from Ottawa and Alberta on April - 30.
1982 Albert TLCA Bird, lecture artist, dies on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history george Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79
1984 1700 skiers participate in an alpine event at Are, Sweden on April - 30.
1984 Strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game on April - 30.
1984 Arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies on April - 30.
1985 On April - 30 george Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66
1986 Ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles on this day in history.
1986 On April - 30 in the Michoacan, Mexico region a 7.0 earthquake caused some minor damage (V) in the Mexico City area
1987 On April - 30 nY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game
1987 On this day in history hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
1988 World Exposition, Expo 88 opens in Brisbane Australia on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history james McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61
1989 On this day in history critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show
1989 US beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup on April - 30.
1989 Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history uS 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space