Historical Events In April - 14
Monday, 18 February 2019
1927 On this day in history the first Volvo car premieres in Gothenburg, Sweden.
1928 Maddus AL starts first regular passenger flights between SF & LA on April - 14.
1928 On April - 14 nY Rangers beat Montreal Maroons 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1928 Maddus Airlines starts 1st regular passenger flights between SF & LA on this day in history.
1930 On April - 14 philip Barry's "Hotel Universe," premieres in NYC
1930 W Majakowski, writer, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history mont Canadiens beat Chicago Black Hawks 3 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1931 Spain becomes a republic with the overthrow of King Alfonso XIII... Black shirt sales on the rise on April - 14.
1931 Spain becomes republic with overthrow of King Alfonso XIII on this day in history.
1932 On April - 14 bizet, Massine & Mira's "Jeux d'Enfants," premieres in Monte Carlo
1933 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2856 on April - 14.
1934 On this day in history gerald du Maurier, British actor-manager (Unmarried, Escape), dies
1935 On April - 14 sandstorm ravages US midwest (Dust Bowl)
1939 On April - 14 john Steinbeck novel "The Grapes of Wrath" published
1940 On this day in history allied troops land in Norway
1941 On this day in history the birth of Julie Christie, American actress
1941 On April - 14 1st massive German raid in Paris, 3,600 Jews rounded up
1941 Jack Edmonson, Australian corporal in Tobruk (Victoria Cross), dies on April - 14.
1942 On April - 14 l Oterma discovers asteroid #2501 Lohja
1942 On this day in history destroyer Roper sinks German U-85 of US east coast
1943 On this day in history gen Alexander/Eisenhower/Anderson/Bradley discuss assault on Tunis
1943 On this day in history asser B Kleerekoper, SDAP-Second-Member of parliament, dies at 62
1944 Freighter "Fort Stikene" explodes in Bombay India, killing 900 on this day in history.
1944 On April - 14 1st Jews transported from Athens arrive at Auschwitz
1945 On April - 14 the German "Ruhr"garrison surrenders to General Bradley. 320,000 German soldiers are captured.
1945 On this day in history tokyo incendiary raids, using B-29's, damage Imperial Palace
1948 On this day in history a flash of light is observed in the crater Plato on the Moon
1948 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs sweep Detroit Red Wings for the Stanley Cup
1948 On this day in history walter P Reuther, Pres (United Auto Workers), shot at his home
1949 On April - 14 joseph A Cushman, US paleontologist, dies at 68
1953 On April - 14 montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins 4 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup
1953 Emmanuel K de Bom, Flemish writer (Scheldelucht), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1955 Detroit Red Wings beat Mont Canadiens 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
1956 Ampex Corp demonstrates first commercial videotape recorder on April - 14.