Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
1946 400,000 US mine workers strike on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii
1946 On this day in history noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62
1947 Greece's King George II died on April - 01.
1947 George II, king of Greece, dies at 56 on April - 01.
1948 On this day in history helicopter Utility Squadron, HU-1, the first of its type in the U.S. Navy, was established at NAS\ Lakehurst
1949 On April - 01 newfoundland becomes the tenth province of Canada and the Newfoundland Railway becomes part of the Canadian National system. This narrow gauge system had been operated by the island government since 1923.
1950 Charles R Drew surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1950 Charles R Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45 on April - 01.
1951 On April - 01 clement D'Hooghe, composer, dies at 51
1952 On April - 01 big Bang theory proposed in Physical Review by Alpher, Bethe &Gamow
1954 On April - 01 army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC
1954 On April - 01 uS Air Force Academy established
1955 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter on April - 01.
1955 On this day in history silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Il Teatro Italian), dies at 68
1957 On April - 01 gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies
1960 First weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States on this day in history.
1960 Mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee on this day in history.
1960 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on April - 01.
1960 U Nu elected premier of Burma on this day in history.
1960 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62 on April - 01.
1961 On this day in history jim Bakker marries Tammy Faye
1963 NYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV
1964 On April - 01 john Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years
1964 On this day in history bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60
1965 On this day in history henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76
1966 On April - 01 the command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established
1966 On April - 01 karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89
1967 On this day in history helicopter squadron HAL 3 activated at Vung Tau
1967 On this day in history robert Gauchie found by rescue workers after 58 day search; bush pilot forced down in remote section of NWT.
1968 Lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59 on April - 01.
1970 John &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations on April - 01.
1970 On April - 01 l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin