Historical Events In April - 04
Thursday, 18 August 2022
1994 Netscape Communications founded as Mosaic Communications on April - 04.
1994 On April - 04 tony Curtis undergoes heart-bypass surgery
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 Anaheim Ducks clinch their 1st-ever playoff berth on this day in history.
1997 On April - 04 braves officially open Turner Field against Cubs
1997 On April - 04 dMSP Titan 2 launched
1997 STS 83 (Columbia 22), launches on April - 04.
1998 NFL Europe (Formerly WLAF), kicks off season on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history 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 April - 04.
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 April - 04.
2014 On this day in history 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 On this day in history chemical weapons attack on Khan Sheikhoun, Syria by Syrian government forces kills more than 80 civilians
2017 On this day in history pink Star diamond sets world record price of $71 million for a gem at an action in Hong Kong
2017 On this day in history alibaba becomes the world's largest retailer according to US Securities and Exchange Commission
2018 On this day in history 21st Commonwealth Games open in the Gold Coast, Australia
2018 The 2018 Commonwealth Games are held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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
2021 On April - 04 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.