Historical Events In April - 01
Sunday, 17 October 2021
1990 It becomes illeagal in Salem Oregon to be within 2' of nude dancers on this day in history.
1990 Jack Nicklaus wins first start on Senior PGA tour on this day in history.
1990 On April - 01 ottawa signs final land claim agreement with Yukon First Nations; gives them surface title to 41,000 sq km; of land, plus mineral rights and $232 million cash.
1990 Wrestlemania VI-Ultimate Warrior beats Hulk Hogan for championship on April - 01.
1991 On this day in history richard Thorpe director (MGM), dies at 95
1991 On this day in history uS minimum wage goes from $3.80 to $4.25 per hour
1991 Warsaw Pact officially disolves on this day in history.
1991 Martha Graham, US, choreographer (Appalachian Spring), dies at 96 on this day in history.
1992 Juanito soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash on April - 01.
1992 On April - 01 nFL decides to stay with 17 week sched instead of expanded 18 games
1992 Juanito, soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash on this day in history.
1993 Alan Kulwicki, stock car racer, dies in plane crash at 38 on April - 01.
1994 On this day in history leon Degrelle, Belgium general, dies
1995 On this day in history cheryl Waltz, author/film producer, dies at 50
1996 Alfredo Nobre Coast, PM of Portugal (1978), dies on this day in history.
2009 Croatia and Albania joined NATO on this day in history.
2011 After protests against the burning of the Quran turned violent, a mob attacked a United Nations compound in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan and killed thirteen people, including eight foreign workers on this day in history.
2012 Plane crash in Western Siberia kills at least 31 people ( UTair Aviation ATR-72) on this day in history.
2013 On this day in history 9 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Tikrit, Iraq
2014 On April - 01 nATO suspends all practical civilian and military cooperation with Russia
2017 Bob Dylan receives his Nobel Prize for Literature at a private ceremony in Stockholm on April - 01.
2017 On April - 01 chinese leaders announce plans to build city in Xiongan New Area, 3x size of New York
2019 On this day in history japanese government announces the name of a new era 'Reiwa' for the next Emperor, Crown Prince Naruhito Learn More >>
2020 US President Donald Trump says the US Strategic National Stockpile is almost depleted amid widespread shortages of medical equipment to fight Coronavirus COVID-19 on April - 01.
2020 [COVID-19 pandemic] China reports 130 asymptomatic cases of COVID-19, its first reported asymptomatic cases on April - 01.
2020 [COVID-19 pandemic] Yemen's internationally recognised government releases more than 470 of its prisoners amid concerns of the spread of the virus in Yemen's overcrowded jails. The United Nations Human Rights Council has called for the release of all political prisoners on April - 01.