Historical Events In April - 01
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
1990 On this day in history it becomes illeagal in Salem Oregon to be within 2' of nude dancers
1990 Jack Nicklaus wins first start on Senior PGA tour on April - 01.
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 April - 01.
1991 Richard Thorpe director (MGM), dies at 95 on April - 01.
1991 US minimum wage goes from $3.80 to $4.25 per hour on April - 01.
1991 On this day in history warsaw Pact officially disolves
1991 On April - 01 martha Graham, US, choreographer (Appalachian Spring), dies at 96
1992 On April - 01 juanito soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash
1992 On April - 01 nFL decides to stay with 17 week sched instead of expanded 18 games
1992 On this day in history juanito, soccer star (Madrid Real 1977-87), dies at 37 in car crash
1993 Alan Kulwicki, stock car racer, dies in plane crash at 38 on April - 01.
1994 Leon Degrelle, Belgium general, dies on April - 01.
1995 On this day in history cheryl Waltz, author/film producer, dies at 50
1996 On April - 01 alfredo Nobre Coast, PM of Portugal (1978), dies
2009 Croatia and Albania joined NATO on April - 01.
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 April - 01.
2013 9 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Tikrit, Iraq on this day in history.
2014 NATO suspends all practical civilian and military cooperation with Russia on April - 01.
2017 On this day in history bob Dylan receives his Nobel Prize for Literature at a private ceremony in Stockholm
2017 Chinese leaders announce plans to build city in Xiongan New Area, 3x size of New York on this day in history.
2019 On April - 01 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 this day in history.
2020 On April - 01 [COVID-19 pandemic] China reports 130 asymptomatic cases of COVID-19, its first reported asymptomatic cases.
2020 On this day in history [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.
2021 On this day in history seven democracy protesters convicted for unauthorized assembly in Hong Kong including Martin Lee and Jimmy Lai