Historical Events In April - 05
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
1984 "Human Comedy" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 13 performances on April - 05.
1984 On this day in history a Mrkos discovers asteroid #3364
1984 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain's all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421) on April - 05.
1984 On April - 05 arthur Travors Harris, marshal of British RAF, dies
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 this day in history.
1986 Record for a throw-and-return boomerang toss is set (121 meters) on April - 05.
1986 US soldier and Turkish woman killed in West Berlin disco bombing on April - 05.
1986 On this day in history colin McCool, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia, 36 wkts), dies
1987 16th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Betsy King on this day in history.
1987 Fox TV network premieres showing Married With Children & Tracey Ullman on this day in history.
1987 On April - 05 wayne Gretzky wins 7th straight NHL scoring title
1988 On April - 05 democratic convention picks Michael Dukakis as their pres candidate
1988 On this day in history alf Kjellin, Swedish actor/director (Juggler), dies
1989 On April - 05 david Letterman becomes 1st network TV series to use dolby stereo
1989 Orel Hershiser ends his 59 consecutive scoreless pitched inning streak on this day in history.
1989 On April - 05 solidarity granted legal status in Poland
1990 John Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record 3 years in a row on April - 05.
1990 New York Rangers beat New York Islanders 2-1 in 1st game of preliminaries on this day in history.
1990 On April - 05 paul Newman wins a court victory over Julius Gold, to keep giving all profits from Newman foods to charity
1990 Nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist/poet, dies at 59 on April - 05.
1991 Joe Dumaars (Detroit) ends NBA free throw streak of 62 games on this day in history.
1991 On April - 05 kitty Kelly publishes a book knocking Nancy Reagan
1991 Southeast Airlines Embracer 120 crashes in Georgia, killing 23 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history space Shuttle STS 37 (Atlantis 8) launched
1991 US begins air drops to Kurdish refugees in Northern Iraq on April - 05.
1991 On April - 05 john Tower, (Sen-R-Tx), dies in a plane crash at 65
1992 "Search & Destroy" closes at Circle in Square Theater NYC after 46 performances on this day in history.
1992 11th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Stanford beats Western Kentucky 78-62 on April - 05.
1992 4th Seniors Golf Tradition Lee Trevino on April - 05.
1992 Comedian Sam Kinison marries live-in girlfriend Malika Souiri on April - 05.
1992 On this day in history dana Lofland wins Las Vegas LPGA Golf International
1992 Game 2 of Mayor Challenge - New York Yankees sweep New York Mets 6-5 at Shea Stadium on April - 05.
1992 Peru's President Alberto Fujimori suspend constitution & dissolved Congress on this day in history.