Historical Events In April - 04
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
1994 On April - 04 netscape Communications founded as Mosaic Communications
1994 On this day in history tony Curtis undergoes heart-bypass surgery
1996 On April - 04 "Inherit the Wind" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 45 performances
1996 On this day in history howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Austin TX on KJFK 98.9 FM
1997 Anaheim Ducks clinch their 1st-ever playoff berth on April - 04.
1997 On this day in history braves officially open Turner Field against Cubs
1997 DMSP Titan 2 launched on this day in history.
1997 STS 83 (Columbia 22), launches on April - 04.
1998 On April - 04 nFL Europe (Formerly WLAF), kicks off season
2007 On April - 04 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.
2007 NATO and Afghan forces retake a key town from the Taliban in Sangin in southern Helmand Province on this day in history.
2012 German Nobel Laureat, Gunter Grass, publishes controversial poem that claims Israel is plotting to wipe out Iran on this day in history.
2013 74 people are killed after an illegally constructed building collapses in Thane, India on this day in history.
2014 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 on April - 04.
2017 Chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun, Syria by Syrian government forces kills more than 80 civilians on April - 04.
2017 On April - 04 pink Star diamond sets world record price of $71 million for a gem at an action in Hong Kong
2017 Alibaba becomes the world's largest retailer according to US Securities and Exchange Commission on this day in history.
2018 21st Commonwealth Games open in the Gold Coast, Australia on this day in history.
2018 On April - 04 the 2018 Commonwealth Games are held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
2019 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" on April - 04.
2021 ANA Inspiration Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Patty Tavatanakit of Thailand wins her first LPGA Tour event by 2 strokes from NZ's Lydia Ko who cards a 10-under-par final round on this day in history.
2021 On this day in history the 2021 Bulgarian parliamentary election takes place.
2021 On this day in history more than 270 people are killed in Indonesia and East Timor after Cyclone Seroja strikes East Nusa Tenggara and the island of Timor.