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Historical Events In April - 02

Friday, 07 August 2020

1944  Mikulas Moyzes, composer, dies at 71 on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  1st US units reach east coast of Okinawa on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  On April - 02 uN places former Japanese mandated islands under U.S. trusteeship  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  Carlo Terron's "Il diamente del profeta," premieres in Rome on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  Joseph Hardstaff, cricket (311 runs in 5 Tests for Eng 1907-08), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1950  WTAR (now WTKR) TV channel 3 in Norfolk, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  On April - 02 first Navy use of jet aircraft as a bomber, launched from a carrier, USS Princeton.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  Simon Barere pianist, dies while perfoming at Carnegie Hall on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  Simon Barere, pianist, dies while perfoming at Carnegie Hall on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  On April - 02 bernard Lyot inventor (chronograph), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1952  On April - 02 bernard F Lyot, Fren astronomer (chronograph, Lyot-filter), dies at 55  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1953  On April - 02 raab forms his 1st government in Austria  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1953  On April - 02 jean Epstein, French director (Vive la Vie), dies at 56  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  Plans to build Disneyland first announced on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  On April - 02 plans to build Disneyland 1st announced [see Jan 26]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1955  On April - 02 halifax Nova Scotia the opening of Angus L. Macdonald Bridge linking Halifax and Dartmouth and I was there  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1955  On this day in history uS female Figure Skating championship won by Tenley Albright  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On April - 02 soap operas "As the World Turns" &"Edge of Night" premieres on TV  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On April - 02 peter Ustinovs' "Romanoff & Juliet," premieres in Manchester  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  Albert MLA de Bassompierre, Belgium ambassador to Tokyo, dies at 82 on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1957  In Toronto 22-year-old Elvis Presley plays two concerts before 23,000 people at Maple Leaf Gardens; his second concert, before 15,000 fans on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On April - 02 last load of bitumen on Pacific Highway between Sydney and Brisbane is laid 18km south of Taree, NSW.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  National Advisory Council on Aeronautics renamed NASA on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  Wind speed reaches 450 kph in tornado, Wichita Falls, TX (record) on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On this day in history antillean Brewery (Amstel beer) opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Benjamin Christensen, Danish actor (Barnet, Mockery), dies at 79 on April - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On this day in history uSS Glacier begins 12 days of relief operations, providing helicopter and boat transportation and emergency supplies to residents of Paramaribo, Brazil after floods.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  Cuba buys oil from USSR on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On this day in history august Defresne, Dutch director (Anno Christi 969), dies at 67  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  The first official Panda crossing is opened outside Waterloo station, London on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  On April - 02 explorer 17 attains Earth orbit (254/914 km)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  USSR launches Luna 4; missed Moon by 8,500 km on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On April - 02 uSSR launches Zond 1 to Venus; no data returned  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Josef Klaus succeeds Alfons Gorbach as chancellor of Austria on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1348  On April - 02 birth of andronikos IV Palaiologos, Byzantine Emperor (d. 1385)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1565  Cornelis de Houtman, Dutch explorer (d. 1599) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1602  On this day in history birth of maria de Jesus de Agreda, [Maria Coronel], Spanish franciscan  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1618  Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  On this day in history birth of constantin Christian Dedekind, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Georg Caspar Weckler, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Prince George of Denmark, prince consort of Anne of England (d. 1708) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1711  On April - 02 birth of jan Punt, Dutch engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1118  On April - 02 boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1272  On April - 02 death of richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1209)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1335  On this day in history death of duke Henry of Carinthia (b. circa 1265)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1412  On this day in history death of ruy Gonzáles de Clavijo, Spanish traveler and writer (b. ????)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1416  On April - 02 ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1502  Arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1507  On this day in history death of francis of Paola, Italian founder of the Order of the Minims (b. 1416)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1640  On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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