Historical Events In April - 30
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1973 Nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al on this day in history.
1973 Paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love" on this day in history.
1973 On April - 30 women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments
1973 Josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75 on this day in history.
1974 On April - 30 agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died
1974 Agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1975 On April - 30 saigon falls to North Vietnamese forces
1975 On April - 30 the Vietnam war ends, with the South surrendering to the North
1975 On April - 30 uS civilian forces evacuate from Vietnam; Saigon surrenders
1976 Wings release "Silly Love Songs" on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51
1977 Argentina's Mothers of Plaza de Mayo hold first weekly march to demand return of their disappeared children on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73
1980 On April - 30 queen Beatrix of Netherlands ascends to the throne
1980 Terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London on this day in history.
1980 Mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies on this day in history.
1981 John Lauchlan & James Blench; both natives of Seebe, Alberta, reach summit of 7,454.5m Mt. Gangapurna in the Himalayas by a new south face route on April - 30.
1982 Fort McMurray Alberta, Alberta Alsands oil project collapses despite offers of aid from Ottawa and Alberta on this day in history.
1982 Albert TLCA Bird, lecture artist, dies on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history george Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79
1984 On April - 30 1700 skiers participate in an alpine event at Are, Sweden
1984 On April - 30 strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game
1984 Arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies on April - 30.
1985 On April - 30 george Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66
1986 On this day in history ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles
1986 On this day in history in the Michoacan, Mexico region a 7.0 earthquake caused some minor damage (V) in the Mexico City area
1987 NY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game on this day in history.
1987 Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies on April - 30.
1988 On April - 30 world Exposition, Expo 88 opens in Brisbane Australia
1988 James McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1989 Critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history uS beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
1989 On this day in history sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60
1990 US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space on this day in history.