Historical Events In April - 30
Monday, 21 September 2020
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 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 On this day in history agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died
1974 On this day in history agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67
1975 Saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1976 Wings release "Silly Love Songs" on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51
1977 On April - 30 argentina's Mothers of Plaza de Mayo hold first weekly march to demand return of their disappeared children.
1977 Clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1980 Queen Beatrix of Netherlands ascends to the throne on this day in history.
1980 Terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London on April - 30.
1980 On April - 30 mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies
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 April - 30.
1982 On this day in history 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 Strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies
1985 On April - 30 george Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66
1986 Ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles on April - 30.
1986 In the Michoacan, Mexico region a 7.0 earthquake caused some minor damage (V) in the Mexico City area on April - 30.
1987 NY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game on this day in history.
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 April - 30.
1988 On this day in history james McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61
1989 On April - 30 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 On this day in history sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60
1990 US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space on this day in history.