Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
1990 On April - 01 it becomes illeagal in Salem Oregon to be within 2' of nude dancers
1990 On April - 01 jack Nicklaus wins first start on Senior PGA tour
1990 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 on April - 01.
1990 Wrestlemania VI-Ultimate Warrior beats Hulk Hogan for championship on this day in history.
1991 Richard Thorpe director (MGM), dies at 95 on April - 01.
1991 On April - 01 uS minimum wage goes from $3.80 to $4.25 per hour
1991 On April - 01 warsaw Pact officially disolves
1991 Martha Graham, US, choreographer (Appalachian Spring), dies at 96 on this day in history.
1992 On this day in history juanito soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash
1992 NFL decides to stay with 17 week sched instead of expanded 18 games on April - 01.
1992 Juanito, soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history alan Kulwicki, stock car racer, dies in plane crash at 38
1994 On April - 01 leon Degrelle, Belgium general, dies
1995 On April - 01 cheryl Waltz, author/film producer, dies at 50
1996 On this day in history alfredo Nobre Coast, PM of Portugal (1978), dies
2009 On April - 01 croatia and Albania joined NATO.
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 9 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Tikrit, Iraq on April - 01.
2014 NATO suspends all practical civilian and military cooperation with Russia on this day in history.
2017 Bob Dylan receives his Nobel Prize for Literature at a private ceremony in Stockholm on this day in history.
2017 On April - 01 chinese leaders announce plans to build city in Xiongan New Area, 3x size of New York
2019 Japanese government announces the name of a new era 'Reiwa' for the next Emperor, Crown Prince Naruhito Learn More >> on this day in history.
2020 On April - 01 uS President Donald Trump says the US Strategic National Stockpile is almost depleted amid widespread shortages of medical equipment to fight Coronavirus COVID-19
2020 On April - 01 [COVID-19 pandemic] China reports 130 asymptomatic cases of COVID-19, its first reported asymptomatic cases.
2020 On April - 01 [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.