Historical Events In April - 04
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1994 On April - 04 netscape Communications founded as Mosaic Communications
1994 Tony Curtis undergoes heart-bypass surgery on April - 04.
1996 On April - 04 "Inherit the Wind" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 45 performances
1996 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Austin TX on KJFK 98.9 FM on this day in history.
1997 On April - 04 anaheim Ducks clinch their 1st-ever playoff berth
1997 Braves officially open Turner Field against Cubs on April - 04.
1997 On April - 04 dMSP Titan 2 launched
1997 On this day in history sTS 83 (Columbia 22), launches
1998 NFL Europe (Formerly WLAF), kicks off season on April - 04.
2007 Iran announced it will release the British sailors and marines that they captured on mar 23. The captives arrive back in the UK the next day on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history nATO and Afghan forces retake a key town from the Taliban in Sangin in southern Helmand Province.
2012 On this day in history german Nobel Laureat, Gunter Grass, publishes controversial poem that claims Israel is plotting to wipe out Iran
2013 74 people are killed after an illegally constructed building collapses in Thane, India on April - 04.
2014 On April - 04 president of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim, claims that climate change will lead to battles over water and food within the next five to ten years
2017 Chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun, Syria by Syrian government forces kills more than 80 civilians on April - 04.
2017 Pink Star diamond sets world record price of $71 million for a gem at an action in Hong Kong on this day in history.
2017 On April - 04 alibaba becomes the world's largest retailer according to US Securities and Exchange Commission
2018 21st Commonwealth Games open in the Gold Coast, Australia on April - 04.
2018 On this day in history the 2018 Commonwealth Games are held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
2019 On April - 04 second Libyan Civil War: The Libyan National Army (LNA) launches a surprise offensive in western Libya, moving units towards the Government of National Accord-held capital Tripoli and capturing Gharyan. The LNA says that the operation, ordered by General Khalifa Haftar, is aimed at "cleansing the western zone from terrorist groups".