Historical Events In April - 30
Friday, 14 May 2021
1973 Nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al on April - 30.
1973 On April - 30 paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love"
1973 Women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments on April - 30.
1973 Josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75 on April - 30.
1974 On April - 30 agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died
1974 On this day in history agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67
1975 On April - 30 saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces
1975 The Vietnam war ends, with the South surrendering to the North on April - 30.
1975 US civilian forces evacuate from Vietnam; Saigon surrenders on April - 30.
1976 Wings release "Silly Love Songs" on April - 30.
1976 On April - 30 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 On April - 30 clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73
1980 Queen Beatrix of Netherlands ascends to the throne on April - 30.
1980 On April - 30 terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London
1980 Mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history 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 On April - 30 george Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79
1984 On April - 30 1700 skiers participate in an alpine event at Are, Sweden
1984 On April - 30 strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game
1984 Arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies on April - 30.
1985 On this day in history george Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66
1986 Ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles on this day in history.
1986 In the Michoacan, Mexico region a 7.0 earthquake caused some minor damage (V) in the Mexico City area on this day in history.
1987 On April - 30 nY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game
1987 Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies on April - 30.
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 this day in history.
1989 Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60 on April - 30.
1990 On this day in history uS 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space