Historical Events In April - 25
Monday, 03 August 2020
1960 Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin on April - 25.
1961 Robert Noyce patents integrated circuit on April - 25.
1961 On this day in history unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad
1961 "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs on this day in history.
1961 On April - 25 hans F Blunck, writer, dies
1962 US Ranger spacecraft crash lands on the Moon on April - 25.
1962 On this day in history cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on
1964 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup
1966 On this day in history maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Prayer for a Good End), dies at 70
1967 Britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history the Commons passes Act unifying the Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force into one unit, the Canadian Armed Forces. A sad day for the Canadian military
1969 On this day in history margarita Xirgu, actress (Bloody Wedding), dies at 80
1970 On this day in history freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 Melanie releases "Lay Down" on April - 25.
1970 Anita Louise, actress (Gorilla, Anthony Adverse), dies at about 55 on April - 25.
1971 On April - 25 uS canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire
1971 On this day in history max Drischner, composer, dies at 80
1972 On April - 25 george Sanders actor (Mr Freeze-Batman), dies at 65
1972 On April - 25 hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12
1972 On this day in history paula the cat, a ten month old tabby, survives a fall from the 26th floor of an apartment building.
1972 On April - 25 george Sanders, actor (Mr Freeze-Batman, Ivanhoe), dies at 65
1974 Dictator Ant¢nio Salazar overthrown in Portugal on this day in history.
1975 On April - 25 the first Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao
1976 On this day in history cub centerfielder Rick Monday rescues US flag from 2 fans trying to set it on fire
1976 Carol Reed, director (Agony & Ecstasy), dies on this day in history.
1978 Supreme Court rules pension plans can't require women to pay more on April - 25.
1979 On this day in history "Rock 'n Roll High Schools" premiers
1979 On April - 25 n Chernykh discovers asteroids #2656 Evenkia & #3653
1981 On April - 25 dixie a mouse who lived 6« years
1981 On this day in history maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28)
1982 British commandos invade South Georgia on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history don Wilson TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
1982 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroids #2688 Halley, #3275 Oberndorfer & #3692