Historical Events In April - 01
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
1946 400,000 US mine workers strike on April - 01.
1946 On this day in history tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii
1946 On April - 01 noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62
1947 Greece's King George II died on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history george II, king of Greece, dies at 56
1948 Helicopter Utility Squadron, HU-1, the first of its type in the U.S. Navy, was established at NAS\ Lakehurst on this day in history.
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 April - 01 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 April - 01.
1951 On this day in history clement D'Hooghe, composer, dies at 51
1952 On this day in history big Bang theory proposed in Physical Review by Alpher, Bethe &Gamow
1954 On this day in history army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC
1954 US Air Force Academy established on this day in history.
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 this day in history gheorge Tatarescu, premier Romania (1933-37, 39-40), dies
1960 First weather satellite, TIROS 1, launched by the United States on April - 01.
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 U Nu elected premier of Burma on April - 01.
1960 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch journalist/writer (Ciske), dies at 62 on April - 01.
1961 On April - 01 jim Bakker marries Tammy Faye
1963 On April - 01 nYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike
1963 On this day in history soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV
1964 John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years on April - 01.
1964 Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1965 On April - 01 henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76
1966 The command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established on April - 01.
1966 On this day in history karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89
1967 On April - 01 helicopter squadron HAL 3 activated at Vung Tau
1967 On April - 01 robert Gauchie found by rescue workers after 58 day search; bush pilot forced down in remote section of NWT.
1968 On this day in history lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59
1970 John &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin