Historical Events In April - 14
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1959 On April - 14 (Robert) Taft Memorial Bell Tower dedicated in Wash DC
1960 On this day in history montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs for the Stanley Cup
1960 Archibald McIndoe, plastic surgeon, dies on this day in history.
1961 On April - 14 first live television broadcast from the Soviet Union
1963 On April - 14 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 this day in history leonard Mudie, dies of heart ailment at 82
1968 Roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card on April - 14.
1969 41st Academy Awards on this day in history.
1969 First major league baseball game outside US played in Montreal, Canada on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College
1969 On this day in history tornado strikes Dacca East Pakistan killing 540
1969 VQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan on April - 14.
1971 On this day in history fort Point, SF dedicated as a national historic site
1971 On this day in history armand Spitz, developer of small educational planetarium, dies
1973 On April - 14 magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88
1974 Gary Player wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history the Navy donated the ASW carrier Yorktown to Charleston, South Carolina for the city's National Naval Museum.
1975 Fredric March, actor (Inherit the Wind), dies at 77 on April - 14.
1976 On this day in history maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60
1977 On April - 14 riekus Waskowsky, Dutch poet, dies at 44
1978 On this day in history h Debehogne discovers asteroid #2364 Seillier
1980 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich on April - 14.
1980 On this day in history tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84
1981 Space Shuttle-Columbia 1-returns to Earth on April - 14.
1981 On this day in history the first space shuttle, Columbia, is successfully launched
1982 M Watt discovers asteroid #2675 Tolkien on April - 14.
1983 Nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies
1986 On April - 14 uS aircraft attacks 5 terrorist locations in Libya
1987 Karl Holler, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history uSS Samuel B. Roberts struck Iranian mine off Qatar
1988 On April - 14 herbert Reynolds Inch, composer, dies at 83
1989 On this day in history first Navy ship arrives on scene to assist in Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup