Historical Events In April - 06
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
1966 Lester Bowles L. B. Pearson 1897-1972 announces plans to promote bilingualism in the public service. (very expensive) on this day in history.
1966 On April - 06 mihir Sen swims the Palk Strait between Sri Lanka &India
1966 On April - 06 julia Faye, actress (10 Commandments. Samson & Delilah), dies at 73
1967 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #1804 Chebotarev on April - 06.
1968 On this day in history 94.5% of East German voters approve new socialist constitution
1968 Gunpowder stocks at a sporting-goods store explode, killing 43 (Va) on April - 06.
1968 On this day in history hemisFair 1968 opens in San Antonio, Texas
1968 USS New Jersey recommissioned for shore bombardment duty in Vietnam on this day in history.
1968 On this day in history bobby Hutton, US Black Panther leader, shot to death
1971 On this day in history igor F Strawinsky, Russ composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies at 88
1972 Bomb explosion at the Cuban Trade Commission in Montreal kills one person on this day in history.
1973 Pioneer 11 launched toward Jupiter &Saturn on April - 06.
1974 200,000 attend rock concert "California Jam" on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history willem Dudok, Dutch architect (Hilversum Town Hall), dies at 89
1975 On April - 06 bundy victim Denise Oliverson disappears from Grand Junction, Colo
1975 On April - 06 chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
1975 Chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87 on April - 06.
1976 On April - 06 the first quadrophonic movie track "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones"
1976 On April - 06 ruth P Thomson, writer, dies
1976 On April - 06 the first quadrophonic movie track: "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones"
1977 On April - 06 in Iran a 6.0 earthquake was was centered about 800 kilometers northwest of Bandar Abbas. The earthquake killed at least 348, injured about 200
1977 Judge rules the Beatles 1962 Hamburg album can be released on April - 06.
1977 The Kingdome in Seattle opens on this day in history.
1978 Nicolas Nabokov, composer (Holy Devil), dies at 74 on April - 06.
1979 On April - 06 rod Stewart &Alana Collins wed
1979 M Marie Widlow, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1980 Gordie Howe completes a record 26th season on April - 06.
1981 On April - 06 bob "The Bear" Hite, singer (Canned Heat-Goin' up the Country), dies
1982 On April - 06 columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center from White Sands
1983 On April - 06 ana Maria, Salvador guerilla leader, murdered
1984 On this day in history 11th Space Shuttle Mission (41-C)-Challenger 5 is launched
1984 On April - 06 jimmy Kenndy, British songwriter (South of the Border), dies
1985 Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale on this day in history.
1986 American, James Connolly, wins first Olympic gold medal in mod history on April - 06.