Historical Events In April - 09
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
1924 Harald Heilmann, composer on this day in history.
1925 On April - 09 babe Ruth rushed to hospital
1927 Italy & US anarchists Sacco & Vanzetti given death sentences on April - 09.
1928 Mae West's NYC debut in a daring new play "Diamond Lil" on April - 09.
1928 Eugene O'Neill's "Lazarus Laughed," premieres in Pasadena on this day in history.
1929 Canadian Ambassador Vincent Massey 1887-1967 protests against sinking of Canadian schooner I'm Alone; crew released; case of rum-runner to go to arbitration on April - 09.
1931 "White Horse Inn" opens in London on this day in history.
1931 On April - 09 k Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1180 Rita
1931 Chicago Cy Wentworth beats Mont Canadiens at 13:50 of 6th period on April - 09.
1931 On this day in history paul Antonin Vidal, composer, dies at 67
1932 Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs sweep NY Rangers in 3 games on April - 09.
1933 On April - 09 the birth of Jean-Paul Belmondo, French actor
1933 Sigfrid Karg-Elert, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1935 On this day in history works Progress Administration approved by Congress
1935 Stanley Cup: Montreal Maroons sweep Toronto Maple Leafs in 3 games on this day in history.
1938 On April - 09 h Alikoski discovers asteroid #1715 Salli
1939 On this day in history marian Anderson sings before 75,000 at Lincoln Memorial
1939 Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
1940 German forces invade Denmark and Norway during World War 2 on April - 09.
1940 On April - 09 germany invades Norway and Denmark during WW II
1940 On April - 09 y Vaisala discovers asteroid #2639 Planman
1940 German cruiser Blucher torpedoed/capsizes in Oslofjord, 1,000 die on April - 09.
1940 On April - 09 mrs Patrick Campbell, English actress (Outcast Lady, Riptide), dies
1941 On this day in history commissioning of USS North Carolina, which carried 9 16-inch guns
1941 On this day in history pGA establishes Golf Hall of Fame
1942 Battle of Bataan-US-Filipino forces overwhelmed by Japs at Bataan on April - 09.
1942 On April - 09 hMS HERMES sunk in the Indian Ocean off south east coast of Ceylon by Japanese carrier dive-bombers.
1943 On this day in history jomo Kenyatta of Kenya convicted of involvement with Mau Mau
1943 Re-establishment of Commodore rank in the U.S. Navy on this day in history.
1944 Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientals Ecclesiae on April - 09.
1944 Boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1945 Liberty ship at Bari Italy carrying aerial bombs explodes, kills 360 on this day in history.
1945 On April - 09 battleship Admiral Scheer sinks British aircraft carrier
1945 On this day in history dietrich Bonhoeffer, German theologist/antifascist, hanged