Historical Events In April - 13
Tuesday, 05 July 2022
1918 On April - 13 electrical fire kills 38 mental patients at Oklahoma State Hospital
1919 British forces kill 100s of Indian Nationalists (Amritsar Massacre) on April - 13.
1919 Amritsar Massacre-British Army fires on nationalist rioters in India on this day in history.
1920 On April - 13 1st woman US Civil Service Commissioner, Helen Hamilton appointed
1921 Foundation of the Spanish Communist Workers' Party on April - 13.
1923 On April - 13 army wins the first college three-weapon fencing championships
1923 On this day in history army wins 1st college three-weapon fencing championships
1924 Greek plebiscite for a republic on this day in history.
1925 Virginia Theater (ANTA, Guild) opens at 245 W 52nd St NYC on April - 13.
1926 On this day in history at 41, Walter Johnson pitches his 7th opening day shutout
1927 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators beat Boston Bruins, in 2 games & 2 ties on April - 13.
1928 1st trans atlantic flight Europe-US (Fitzmaurice-von Hunefeld-Köhl) on April - 13.
1928 On April - 13 luis Iruarrizaga Aguirre, composer, dies at 36
1932 On this day in history kozakken Boys soccer team forms in Werkendam forms
1932 On April - 13 johannes T de Visser, 1st Dutch Min of Education, dies at 75 [or 14th]
1933 On this day in history first flight over Mount Everest (Lord Clydesdale)
1933 On April - 13 nY Rangers beat Tor Maple Leafs 3 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup
1933 On April - 13 1st flight over Mount Everest (Lord Clydesdale)
1934 4.7 million US families report receiving welfare payments on April - 13.
1936 On this day in history p Djurkovic discovers asteroid #1605 Milankovitch
1936 On April - 13 metaxas proclaims himself dictator of Greece
1936 Demertzis, Greek premier, dies on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history clifford Goldsmith' "What a Life," premieres in NYC
1939 On April - 13 w Saroyan's "My Heart's in the Highlands," premieres in NYC
1940 Cornelious Warmerdam became the first man to pole vault 15 ft on April - 13.
1940 NY Rangers beat Toronto Maple Leafs 4 games to 2 for Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1940 On April - 13 2nd battle of Narvik-8 German destroyers, destroyed
1941 On April - 13 corporal J H Edmonson, 2/17th Battalion, 2nd AIF, awarded posthumously the first Australian Victoria Cross of World War Two at Tobruk, Libya
1941 On April - 13 heavy German assault on Tobruk
1941 On this day in history annie Jump Cannon, US astronomer (Henry Draper catalogues), dies at 77
1942 On April - 13 rCAF's 417 Fighter Squadron heads for Egypt to join Desert Air Force.
1942 Henk Sneevliet, leader of Dutch RSAP/Spartacus, executed at 58 on April - 13.
1943 On this day in history fDR dedicates Jefferson Memorial
1943 On this day in history catholic University Nijegen closes