Historical Events In April - 01
Saturday, 13 August 2022
1946 On April - 01 400,000 US mine workers strike
1946 Tsunamis generated by a quake in Aleutian Trench strike Hilo Hawaii on April - 01.
1946 Noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1947 On April - 01 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history charles R Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45
1951 Clement D'Hooghe, composer, dies at 51 on April - 01.
1952 Big Bang theory proposed in Physical Review by Alpher, Bethe &Gamow on this day in history.
1954 Army helicopter battalion formed, Fort Bragg, NC on this day in history.
1954 On April - 01 uS Air Force Academy established
1955 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter on April - 01.
1955 On April - 01 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 April - 01.
1960 On April - 01 mabry Harper catches a 25 lb Walleye in Tennessee
1960 On this day in history rCA (TV &Infra-Red Observation 'weather' Satellite) I launched
1960 U Nu elected premier of Burma on this day in history.
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 NYC's newspapers resume publishing after a 114 day strike on this day in history.
1963 Soap operas "General Hospital" &"The Doctors" premier on TV on this day in history.
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 this day in history henry D G Crerar, Canadian general (WW I, Normandy), dies at 76
1966 The command, US Naval Forces Vietnam established on this day in history.
1966 On April - 01 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 April - 01.
1970 On April - 01 l Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin