Historical Events In April - 08
Monday, 03 August 2020
1970 On April - 08 john &Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations
1970 L Chernykh discovers asteroid 1805 Dirikis, 1957 Angara &1976 Kaverin on April - 08.
1970 On April - 08 "Cry for Us All" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 8 performances
1970 On this day in history marie V Felix, Prince of Luxemburg, dies
1971 On this day in history united Kingdom lifts all restrictions on gold ownership
1971 US/Canada ISIS 2 launched to study ionosphere on this day in history.
1971 1st legal off-track betting system begins (OTB-New York) on this day in history.
1972 30,000 attend Mar Y Sol rock concert, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico on April - 08.
1972 On April - 08 major league baseball players stages first collective strike
1972 On this day in history alvin Kallicharran scores 100* in his 1st Test Cricket innings v NZ
1973 Japan allows its citizens to own gold on April - 08.
1973 On this day in history thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place.
1973 On April - 08 pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91
1974 Hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth’s home run record by collecting his 715th round-tripper on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history pioneer Hall opens
1974 Discovery Island opens on April - 08.
1976 Freddie Lennon father of John Lennon, dies at 63 on April - 08.
1976 On this day in history n Chernykh discovers asteroid #2206 Gabrova, #2312 Duboshin, #2361 Gogol, #2606 Odessa, #2722 Abalakin, #2734 Hasek,
1976 Phil Ochs, rock producer (Joe Hill), dies at 35 on this day in history.
1977 On April - 08 nFL decides to experiment with a 7th official in some preseason games
1977 Frank Milan, actor (Witness), dies at 71 on April - 08.
1978 On this day in history ford C Frick, baseball commissioner, dies at 83
1979 On this day in history iran proclaimed an Islamic Republic following fall of Shah
1980 On this day in history wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist
1981 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3480 Abante on April - 08.
1981 Norman Taurog, dies on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history uS formally transfers Canal Zone to Panama
1984 On April - 08 8 men record longest distance rowed in 24 hours at 13 miles
1984 Marvin Gaye shot to death by his father Marvin Gaye Sr in LA on this day in history.
1986 On April - 08 uS sub Nathaniel Green runs aground in the Irish Sea
1986 World oil prices dip below $10 a barrel on April - 08.
1987 On April - 08 francis C Denebrink, US Naval officer (WW I, WW II, Korea) dies at 90
1988 On this day in history jim Jordan radio's Fibber McGee, dies at 91 in a fall
1990 CBS fires sportscaster Brent Mussburger on April - 08.