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Historical Events In April - 12

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1975  Operation Eagle Pull evacuation from Cambodia on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1975  On April - 12 josephine Baker, US/French revue artist (Folies-Bergere), dies at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  On this day in history paul Ford, actor (Phil Silvers Show), dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1977  On April - 12 philip K Wrigley, baseball owner (Chicago Cubs), dies at 82  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1979  On this day in history soyuz 33 returns to Earth  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1980  On April - 12 stanley De Silva, cricketer (motor bike Sri Lanka '79 World Cup), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1981  On April - 12 first launching of re-useable Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-1) with all Navy crew. CAPT John W. Young, USN (Ret.) commanded, while LCDR Robert L. Crippen, USN was the pilot. Mission duration was 2 days, 6 hours, and 20 minutes. Sixteen of the shuttle's heat-shielding silicon tiles were lost and 148 damaged during reentry.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1981  On April - 12 first space shuttle (Columbia) launched Americans prove to Russians that theirs is better because it's recyclable  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1981  On April - 12 hans Chemin-Petit, composer, dies at 78  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1982  3 CBS employees shot to death in NYC parking lot on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1982  Ottawa bans imports from Argentina, to protest invasion of Falkland Islands on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1983  On this day in history harold Washington becomes Chicago's first black mayor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1984  Ruth Taylor, actress (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1985  16th Shuttle Mission (51D)-Discovery 4 launched-with Senator Jake Garn on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1985  On this day in history uS Olympic Committee endorses a boycott of the Moscow games  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1987  Texaco files for brankruptcy on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1987  On April - 12 ewan Calague, economist/statistician (Social Security) dies at 90  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1988  On April - 12 alan Stewart Paton, writer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1989  On April - 12 peter Ueberroth deal to purchase Eastern Airlines falls through  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1989  Abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52 on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1990  On this day in history greyhound Bus hires new drivers to replace strikers  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1990  On this day in history henry Kendrick, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  On April - 12 2,500th episode of Entertainment Tonight airs  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  On April - 12 uS announces closing of 31 major US military bases  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  James Schuyler, US poet (Pulitzer 1980), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  On this day in history earthquake rocks Germany  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  Euro Disney opens in Marne-la-Vallee France on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  Lynn Gunther of Calif threatens to blow herself up in front of UN on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  On April - 12 trump Shuttle becomes US Air Shuttle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  On this day in history joe Medwick, vocalist, dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1993  Aircraft from USS Theodore Roosevelt and NATO forces begin enforcing the no-fly zone over the Bosnia in Operation Deny Flight on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1993  Isaac Rojas, vp of Argentina (1955-58), dies on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1994  Harry la Fontaine, Danish/US resistance fighter/producer, dies at 81 on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1995  On April - 12 chris Pyne, trombonist, dies at 56  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0812  On this day in history birth of muhammad at-Taqi, Muslim Shia Imam (d. 835)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1484  On this day in history birth of antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Italian architect (d. 1546)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1500  On April - 12 birth of joachim Camerarius, [Liebhard Kammerer], German humanist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1526  On April - 12 birth of muretus, French humanist (d. 1585)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1550  On this day in history birth of edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, English politician (d. 1604)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  Christian IV of Denmark (d. 1648) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  Francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Paul Hainlein, composer was born on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0065  On April - 12 death of seneca the Younger, Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0238  Death of Gordian II, heir to the Roman Empire (killed in battle) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0352  Julius I, pope (337-52), dies on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0434  Death of Archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople on April - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1125  On this day in history death of vladislaus I of Bohemia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1443  Death of Henry Chichele, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1550  Claude of Lorraine, duke of Guise, dies at 53 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  On this day in history johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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