Historical Events In April - 05
Sunday, 03 July 2022
1984 "Human Comedy" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 13 performances on April - 05.
1984 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3364 on this day in history.
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 On April - 05 arthur Travors Harris, marshal of British RAF, dies
1985 Tyrell Johnson, cricketer (WI left-arm quickie, one Test 1939), dies on this day in history.
1986 On April - 05 2 US soldiers & Turkish woman killed in West Berlin discotheque bombing
1986 On this day in history record for a throw-and-return boomerang toss is set (121 meters)
1986 On this day in history 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 On this day in history wayne Gretzky wins 7th straight NHL scoring title
1988 On April - 05 democratic convention picks Michael Dukakis as their pres candidate
1988 Alf Kjellin, Swedish actor/director (Juggler), dies on this day in history.
1989 David Letterman becomes 1st network TV series to use dolby stereo on April - 05.
1989 Orel Hershiser ends his 59 consecutive scoreless pitched inning streak on this day in history.
1989 Solidarity granted legal status in Poland on this day in history.
1990 John Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record 3 years in a row on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1990 On this day in history nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist/poet, dies at 59
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 April - 05 southeast Airlines Embracer 120 crashes in Georgia, killing 23
1991 Space Shuttle STS 37 (Atlantis 8) launched on this day in history.
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 On this day in history "Search & Destroy" closes at Circle in Square Theater NYC after 46 performances
1992 11th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Stanford beats Western Kentucky 78-62 on this day in history.
1992 On April - 05 4th Seniors Golf Tradition Lee Trevino
1992 On this day in history comedian Sam Kinison marries live-in girlfriend Malika Souiri
1992 Dana Lofland wins Las Vegas LPGA Golf International on this day in history.
1992 Game 2 of Mayor Challenge - New York Yankees sweep New York Mets 6-5 at Shea Stadium on April - 05.
1992 On this day in history peru's President Alberto Fujimori suspend constitution & dissolved Congress