Historical Events In April - 29
Wednesday, 03 June 2020
1926 France & US reach accord on repayment of WW I on this day in history.
1926 Carie Meek, (Rep-D-Florida) on April - 29.
1927 On April - 29 construction of the Spirit of St Louis is completed
1927 On April - 29 construction of Spirit of St Louis is completed
1927 Betsy Ancker-Johnson, physicist/auto company exec on April - 29.
1928 Big Jay McNeely, rocker on April - 29.
1928 On April - 29 henrich Federer, Switz, writer (I Switch Off The Light), dies at 61
1929 Peter Joshua Sculthorpe, composer on this day in history.
1930 On April - 29 c Jackson discovers asteroid #1268 Libya
1930 On April - 29 123 runs are scored in 7 major league games
1930 Alf Valentine, cricketer (great West Indian lefty spinner) on April - 29.
1931 On April - 29 cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0
1934 On April - 29 pitts is last major league city to play a home game on a Sunday
1935 On this day in history leroy Carr, rocker, dies=
1936 On April - 29 1st pro baseball game in Japan is played Nagoya defeats Daitokyo, 8-5
1936 On April - 29 florentinus M Wibaut, Amsterdam social alderman, dies at 76
1937 The birth of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi leader on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema
1939 Whitestone bridge connecting the Bronx & Queens opens on April - 29.
1939 Whitestone Bridge connecting Bronx & Queens opens on April - 29.
1940 On this day in history 1st radio broadcast of "Young Dr Malone" on CBS
1942 Japanese troop march into Lashio, cuts off Burma Road on this day in history.
1943 Dietrich Bonhoeffer arrested by nazis on April - 29.
1943 Joseph Achron, Latvian violinist/composer (Golem suite), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1944 On April - 29 fast carrier task force (12 carriers) commence 2 day bombing of Truk
1944 On April - 29 hMCS ATHABASKAN (RCN), sunk off north coast of Brittany, France in English Channel, 10 miles north of Ile de Vierge - by 1 or 2 torpedoes from German torpedo boat T.24.While covering minelaying operation of Brittany with Canadian destroyer 'Haida'.
1944 On this day in history surprise attack by Van de Peat on General Landsdrukkerij in the Hague
1945 On April - 29 canadians start air dropping food supplies to the starving Dutch.
1945 On April - 29 the German armed foces in Italy surrender to the allies
1945 On this day in history the German commanding officer in Italy surrenders to General Alexander of the U.S. 5th Army unit.
1945 On April - 29 uS liberates Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany
1945 1st food drop by RAF above nazi-occupied Holland (operation Manna) on this day in history.
1946 On April - 29 28 former Jap leaders indicted in Tokyo as war criminals
1947 Irving Fisher, US economist, dies at 80 on April - 29.