Historical Events In April - 30
Monday, 03 August 2020
1973 On April - 30 nixon announces resignation of Haldeman, Ehrlichman, et al
1973 On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love"
1973 Women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments on April - 30.
1973 On this day in history josie Sedgwick, actress (White Moth), dies of stroke at 75
1974 Agnes (Robertson) Moorehead Emmy Award-winning actresswas died on this day in history.
1974 Agnes Moorehead, actress (Endorra-Bewitched), dies at 67 on April - 30.
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 April - 30.
1976 On April - 30 edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51
1977 On this day in history argentina's Mothers of Plaza de Mayo hold first weekly march to demand return of their disappeared children.
1977 On April - 30 clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73
1980 Queen Beatrix of Netherlands ascends to the throne on this day in history.
1980 Terrorists seize Iranian Embassy in London on this day in history.
1980 Mary McCarty, actress (French Line), dies on April - 30.
1981 On this day in history 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.
1982 Fort McMurray Alberta, Alberta Alsands oil project collapses despite offers of aid from Ottawa and Alberta on April - 30.
1982 Albert TLCA Bird, lecture artist, dies on April - 30.
1983 On April - 30 george Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79
1984 1700 skiers participate in an alpine event at Are, Sweden on this day in history.
1984 Strong winds cause a 30 min delay in Toronto Blue Jays game on April - 30.
1984 Arthur T "Bomber" Harris, bombed nazi-Germany, dies on this day in history.
1985 George Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66 on April - 30.
1986 Ashrita Furman peformed 8,341 somersaults over 12 miles on this day in history.
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 World Exposition, Expo 88 opens in Brisbane Australia on this day in history.
1988 James McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61 on April - 30.
1989 Critics Siskel & Ebert film their 500th TV movie-review show on April - 30.
1989 On April - 30 uS beats Costa Rica 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
1989 Sergio Leone, Italian director (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1990 US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) returns from space on this day in history.