Historical Events In April - 14
Saturday, 13 August 2022
1959 (Robert) Taft Memorial Bell Tower dedicated in Wash DC on this day in history.
1960 On April - 14 montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup
1960 On this day in history archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies
1961 On April - 14 first live television broadcast from the Soviet Union
1963 On this day in history george Harrison is impressed by the unsigned group "Rolling Stones"
1964 Bert McGirr, cricketer (2 Tests for NZ, 51 runs), dies on April - 14.
1965 On April - 14 leonard Mudie, dies of heart ailment at 82
1968 On this day in history roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card
1969 41st Academy Awards on April - 14.
1969 First major league baseball game outside US played in Montreal, Canada on April - 14.
1969 On this day in history student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College
1969 Tornado strikes Dacca East Pakistan killing 540 on this day in history.
1969 VQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan on April - 14.
1971 Fort Point, SF dedicated as a national historic site on April - 14.
1971 On April - 14 armand Spitz, developer of small educational planetarium, dies
1973 On this day in history magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88
1974 On this day in history gary Player wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament
1974 The Navy donated the ASW carrier Yorktown to Charleston, South Carolina for the city's National Naval Museum on this day in history.
1975 On this day in history fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77
1976 Maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60 on April - 14.
1977 Riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44 on April - 14.
1978 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #2364 Seillier on April - 14.
1980 On April - 14 e Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich
1980 Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 on April - 14.
1981 Space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth on this day in history.
1981 On April - 14 the first space shuttle, Columbia, is successfully launched
1982 M Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien on April - 14.
1983 On this day in history nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64
1985 Enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies on this day in history.
1986 On April - 14 uS aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya
1987 Karl Holler, composer, dies at 79 on April - 14.
1988 USS Samuel B. Roberts struck Iranian mine off Qatar on this day in history.
1988 Herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1989 First Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup on April - 14.