Historical Events In April - 30
Friday, 03 July 2020
1973 On this day in history nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al
1973 On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love"
1973 On this day in history women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments
1973 Josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75 on this day in history.
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 Saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces on this day in history.
1975 On this day in history the Vietnam war ends, with the South surrendering to the North
1975 US civilian forces evacuate from Vietnam; Saigon surrenders on April - 30.
1976 On this day in history wings release "Silly Love Songs"
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 April - 30.
1980 On this day in history terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London
1980 On April - 30 mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies
1981 On April - 30 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.
1982 On April - 30 fort McMurray Alberta, Alberta Alsands oil project collapses despite offers of aid from Ottawa and Alberta.
1982 On April - 30 albert TLCA Bird, lecture artist, dies
1983 George Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79 on April - 30.
1984 1700 skiers participate in an alpine event at Are, Sweden on April - 30.
1984 On this day in history strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game
1984 On April - 30 arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies
1985 George Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66 on April - 30.
1986 On April - 30 ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles
1986 On this day in history in the Michoacan, Mexico region a 7.0 earthquake caused some minor damage (V) in the Mexico City area
1987 NY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game on this day in history.
1987 Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies on April - 30.
1988 On this day in history world Exposition, Expo 88 opens in Brisbane Australia
1988 On April - 30 james McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61
1989 On this day in history critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show
1989 On this day in history uS beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
1989 Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60 on April - 30.
1990 US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space on April - 30.