Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 27 September 2023
1946 400,000 US mine workers strike on April - 01.
1946 Tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii on this day in history.
1946 Noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62 on April - 01.
1947 On this day in history greece's King George II died.
1947 On April - 01 george II, king of Greece, dies at 56
1948 On April - 01 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 On this day in history charles R Drew surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45
1950 Charles R Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45 on this day in history.
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 Army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC on this day in history.
1954 On April - 01 uS Air Force Academy established
1955 On April - 01 goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter
1955 Silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Il Teatro Italian), dies at 68 on April - 01.
1957 Gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history first weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States
1960 On April - 01 mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee
1960 RCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched on April - 01.
1960 On this day in history u Nu elected premier of Burma
1960 On this day in history piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62
1961 On this day in history jim Bakker marries Tammy Faye
1963 On this day in history nYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike
1963 On April - 01 soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV
1964 John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years on this day in history.
1964 Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60 on April - 01.
1965 On this day in history henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76
1966 On this day in history the command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established
1966 Karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89 on April - 01.
1967 Helicopter squadron HAL 3 activated at Vung Tau on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1970 On this day in history john &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations
1970 L Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin on this day in history.