Historical Events In April - 06
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1966 On this day in history lester Bowles L. B. Pearson 1897-1972 announces plans to promote bilingualism in the public service. (very expensive)
1966 Mihir Sen swims the Palk Strait between Sri Lanka &India on April - 06.
1966 On April - 06 julia Faye, actress (10 Commandments. Samson & Delilah), dies at 73
1967 On this day in history t Smirnova discovers asteroid #1804 Chebotarev
1968 94.5% of East German voters approve new socialist constitution on this day in history.
1968 Gunpowder stocks at a sporting-goods store explode, killing 43 (Va) on this day in history.
1968 HemisFair 1968 opens in San Antonio, Texas on this day in history.
1968 USS New Jersey recommissioned for shore bombardment duty in Vietnam on this day in history.
1968 On April - 06 bobby Hutton, US Black Panther leader, shot to death
1971 Igor F Strawinsky, Russ composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history bomb explosion at the Cuban Trade Commission in Montreal kills one person.
1973 Pioneer 11 launched toward Jupiter &Saturn on April - 06.
1974 On this day in history 200,000 attend rock concert "California Jam"
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 this day in history chiang Kai-Shek Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87
1975 Chiang Kai-Shek, Nationalist Chinese leader, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history the first quadrophonic movie track "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones"
1976 Ruth P Thomson, writer, dies on this day in history.
1976 The first quadrophonic movie track: "Ladies &Gentlemen the Rolling Stones" on April - 06.
1977 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 on this day in history.
1977 On April - 06 judge rules the Beatles 1962 Hamburg album can be released
1977 On April - 06 the Kingdome in Seattle opens
1978 Nicolas Nabokov, composer (Holy Devil), dies at 74 on April - 06.
1979 On this day in history rod Stewart &Alana Collins wed
1979 M Marie Widlow, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61 on April - 06.
1980 Gordie Howe completes a record 26th season on April - 06.
1981 Bob "The Bear" Hite, singer (Canned Heat-Goin' up the Country), dies on this day in history.
1982 On April - 06 columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center from White Sands
1983 Ana Maria, Salvador guerilla leader, murdered on April - 06.
1984 11th Space Shuttle Mission (41-C)-Challenger 5 is launched on this day in history.
1984 Jimmy Kenndy, British songwriter (South of the Border), dies on April - 06.
1985 Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale on April - 06.
1986 On April - 06 american, James Connolly, wins first Olympic gold medal in mod history