Historical Events In April - 09
Friday, 14 May 2021
1946 On this day in history league of Nations assembles for last time
1946 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1 on April - 09.
1947 On April - 09 atomic Energy Commission formed
1947 Largest recorded sunspot (7,000) observed on April - 09.
1947 Tornadoes striking West Texas and Oklahoma kill 169, injuring 1,300 on this day in history.
1947 Atomic Energy Commission confirmed on April - 09.
1947 On April - 09 konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer, dies at 43
1948 On April - 09 massacre at Deir Yassin.
1949 UN Intl Court of Justice held Albania responsible for incidents in Corfu Channel & awards Britain damages on April - 09.
1950 Bob Hope's first TV appearance on April - 09.
1950 On this day in history 14th Golf Masters Championship: Jimmy Demaret wins, shooting a 283
1951 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Hadji Aga), dies on this day in history.
1952 In El Reno, Oklahoma a 5.5 earthquake occurred the largest historical earthquake in Oklahoma on this day in history.
1952 On April - 09 popular uprising in Bolivia
1952 Pres Truman seizes the steel mills to prevent a strike on April - 09.
1953 "TV Guide" publishes first issue on April - 09.
1953 "TV Guide" publishes 1st issue on April - 09.
1954 On April - 09 "By the Beautiful Sea" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
1954 On this day in history wECT TV channel 6 in Wilmington, NC (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting
1954 Philip Greeley Clapp, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1955 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on April - 09.
1957 On this day in history suez Canal cleared for all shipping
1957 The Suez Canal, Egypt, is cleared and opens to shipping on April - 09.
1957 On this day in history howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy," premieres in Wash DC
1959 On April - 09 selection of first 7 Mercury astronauts, include 4 naval aviators
1959 On April - 09 balt Orioles pull their 2nd triple play (3-6-3 vs Wash Senators)
1959 Frank Lloyd Wright, US architect (Guggenheim Museum NY), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1960 14th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics beat St Louis Hawks, 4 games to 3 on April - 09.
1961 On April - 09 british liner "Dara" explodes in Persian Gulf, kills 236
1961 On this day in history zog I, [Ahmed Zogu], King of Albania (1925-39), dies at 65
1962 On this day in history cPR employees at Royal York Hotel in Toronto end 11-month strike.
1962 On April - 09 jFK throws out first ball at Washington's new DC Stadium
1962 On April - 09 26th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 280
1962 Juan Belmonte, famed bullfighter, dies at 70 on April - 09.