Historical Events In April - 30
Saturday, 27 February 2021
1973 Nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al on April - 30.
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 On April - 30 josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75
1974 On this day in history agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died
1974 Agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67 on April - 30.
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 this day in history.
1976 Wings release "Silly Love Songs" on this day in history.
1976 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51 on April - 30.
1977 On April - 30 argentina's Mothers of Plaza de Mayo hold first weekly march to demand return of their disappeared children.
1977 On April - 30 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 this day in history.
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 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 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 Arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies on April - 30.
1985 George Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1986 On April - 30 ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles
1986 On April - 30 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 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 James McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61 on April - 30.
1989 Critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show on this day in history.
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 US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space on April - 30.