Historical Events In April - 05
Thursday, 15 April 2021
1984 On April - 05 "Human Comedy" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 13 performances
1984 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3364 on April - 05.
1984 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain's all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421) on this day in history.
1984 Arthur Travors Harris, marshal of British RAF, dies on April - 05.
1985 On April - 05 tyrell Johnson, cricketer (WI left-arm quickie, one Test 1939), dies
1986 2 US soldiers & Turkish woman killed in West Berlin discotheque bombing on April - 05.
1986 Record for a throw-and-return boomerang toss is set (121 meters) on April - 05.
1986 On April - 05 uS soldier and Turkish woman killed in West Berlin disco bombing
1986 On this day in history colin McCool, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia, 36 wkts), dies
1987 On April - 05 16th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Betsy King
1987 Fox TV network premieres showing Married With Children & Tracey Ullman on this day in history.
1987 Wayne Gretzky wins 7th straight NHL scoring title on April - 05.
1988 Democratic convention picks Michael Dukakis as their pres candidate on this day in history.
1988 On April - 05 alf Kjellin, Swedish actor/director (Juggler), dies
1989 On April - 05 david Letterman becomes 1st network TV series to use dolby stereo
1989 On this day in history orel Hershiser ends his 59 consecutive scoreless pitched inning streak
1989 Solidarity granted legal status in Poland on April - 05.
1990 On April - 05 john Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record 3 years in a row
1990 On April - 05 new York Rangers beat New York Islanders 2-1 in 1st game of preliminaries
1990 Paul Newman wins a court victory over Julius Gold, to keep giving all profits from Newman foods to charity on April - 05.
1990 Nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist/poet, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1991 Joe Dumaars (Detroit) ends NBA free throw streak of 62 games on April - 05.
1991 Kitty Kelly publishes a book knocking Nancy Reagan on April - 05.
1991 On this day in history southeast Airlines Embracer 120 crashes in Georgia, killing 23
1991 On this day in history space Shuttle STS 37 (Atlantis 8) launched
1991 On this day in history uS begins air drops to Kurdish refugees in Northern Iraq
1991 John Tower, (Sen-R-Tx), dies in a plane crash at 65 on April - 05.
1992 "Search & Destroy" closes at Circle in Square Theater NYC after 46 performances on this day in history.
1992 On April - 05 11th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Stanford beats Western Kentucky 78-62
1992 On April - 05 4th Seniors Golf Tradition Lee Trevino
1992 Comedian Sam Kinison marries live-in girlfriend Malika Souiri on April - 05.
1992 On April - 05 dana Lofland wins Las Vegas LPGA Golf International
1992 On April - 05 game 2 of Mayor Challenge - New York Yankees sweep New York Mets 6-5 at Shea Stadium
1992 Peru's President Alberto Fujimori suspend constitution & dissolved Congress on April - 05.