Sunday, April 30, 2017

Adolf Hitler commits suicide in his underground bunker »

Adolf Hitler commits suicide in his underground bunker » 1945

Battle of the Boot

Battle of the Boot » 1917 WW1

South Vietnam surrenders »

South Vietnam surrenders » 1975

Tennis star Monica Seles stabbed

Tennis star Monica Seles stabbed » 1993

George Washington gives first presidential inaugural address

George Washington gives first presidential inaugural address » 1789

Arizona Ranger Burton Mossman is born

Arizona Ranger Burton Mossman is born » 1867

Willie Nelson is born

Willie Nelson is born » 1933

Annie Dillard is born

Annie Dillard is born » 1945



(born April 30, 1945) is an American author, best known for her narrative prose in both fiction and non-fiction. She has published works of poetry, essays, prose, and literary criticism, as well as two novels and one memoir. Her 1974 work
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

"Coming out" episode of Ellen

"Coming out" episode of Ellen » 1997

New York World's Fair opens

New York World's Fair opens » 1939



of 1904. Many countries around the world participated in it, and over 44 million people attended its exhibits in two seasons.
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Louisiana Purchase concluded

Louisiana Purchase concluded » 1803

The first presidential inauguration

The first presidential inauguration » 1789


The first inauguration of George Washington as the first President of the United States was held on April 30, 1789 on the balcony of Federal Hall in New York City, New York. The inauguration marked the commencement of the first four-year term of George…
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Orange-sized hail reported in India

Orange-sized hail reported in India » 1888

The first federal prison for women opens

The first federal prison for women opens » 1927



The Federal Prison Camp, Alderson (FPC Alderson) is a minimum-security United States federal prison for female inmates in West Virginia. It is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a division of the United States Department of Justice.
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Organization of American States established

Organization of American States established » 1948

Confederates attack Union troops at Jenkins' Ferry

Confederates attack Union troops at Jenkins' Ferry » 1864 Civil War

Original Land Rover debuts at auto show

Original Land Rover debuts at auto show » 1948

Samuel Adams writes of hope for more battles

Samuel Adams writes of hope for more battles » 1776 American Revolution

Adolf Hitler commits suicide

Adolf Hitler commits suicide 1945

Saturday, April 29, 2017

International Military Tribunal indicts Hideki

International Military Tribunal indicts Hideki » 1946

Adolf and Eva marry

Adolf and Eva marry » 1945 WW2



when she was 17 years old, while she was working as an assistant and model for his personal photographer, and began seeing him often about two years later. She attempted suicide twice during their early relationship. By 1936, she was a part of his household at the
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

British forces surrender at Kut, Mesopotamia

British forces surrender at Kut, Mesopotamia » 1916 WW1

Operation Frequent Wind begins

Operation Frequent Wind begins » 1975

New casualty figures released.

New casualty figures released. » 1971

U.S.-South Vietnamese forces launch Cambodian "incursion"

U.S.-South Vietnamese forces launch Cambodian "incursion" » 1970 Vietnam War

Roger Clemens strikes out 20 batters in single game

Roger Clemens strikes out 20 batters in single game » 1986



during his career, the most of any pitcher in history. Clemens was known for his fierce competitive nature and hard-throwing pitching style, which he used to intimidate batters.
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Nixon announces release of White House Watergate tapes

Nixon announces release of White House Watergate tapes » 1974



The Nixon White House tapes are audio recordings of conversations between U.S. President Richard Nixon and Nixon administration officials, Nixon family members, and White House staff, produced between 1971 and 1973.[1]
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

William Randolph Hearst is born

William Randolph Hearst is born » 1863



April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) was an American newspaper publisher who built the nation's largest newspaper chain and media company
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Hair premieres on Broadway

Hair premieres on Broadway » 1968

Henry James' Transatlantic Sketches is published

Henry James' Transatlantic Sketches is published » 1875



Henry James, OM ((1843-04-15)15 April 1843 – 28 February 1916(1916-02-28)) was an American-born British writer. He is regarded as one of the key figures of 19th-century literary realism. He was the son of Henry James, Sr. and the brother of philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alic...
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Daniel Day-Lewis born

Daniel Day-Lewis born » 1957

Britain's Prince William weds Kate Middleton

Britain's Prince William weds Kate Middleton » 2011

Riots erupt in Los Angeles

Riots erupt in Los Angeles » 1992

Dachau liberated

Dachau liberated » 1945



were a series of incidents in which German prisoners of war were killed by American soldiers and concentration camp internees at the
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

First African-American college chartered

First African-American college chartered » 1854



in Washington, D.C. on January 9, 1914, by three young African-American male students with nine other Howard students as charter members. The fraternity's founders, A. Langston Taylor, Leonard F. Morse, and Charles I. Brown, wanted to organize a Greek letter fraternity that would exemplify the ideal...
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Joan of Arc relieves Orleans »

Joan of Arc relieves Orleans » 1429



The siege took place at the pinnacle of English power during the later stages of the war. The city held strategic and symbolic significance to both sides of the conflict. The consensus among contemporaries was that the English regent,
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG

Cyclone kills 135,000 in Bangladesh

Cyclone kills 135,000 in Bangladesh » 1991

Rodney King trial verdict announced

Rodney King trial verdict announced » 1992

American statesmen deny Lattimore's influence

American statesmen deny Lattimore's influence » 1950

Union captures New Orleans

Union captures New Orleans » 1862 Civil War 

The end of the road for Oldsmobile

The end of the road for Oldsmobile » 2004

Nathanael Greene takes command of Long Island

Nathanael Greene takes command of Long Island » 1776 American Revolution


Nathanael Greene (August 7 [O.S. July 27] 1742 – June 19, 1786, sometimes misspelled Nathaniel) was a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War known for his successful command in the Southern Campaign, forcing British Lieutenant General Charles Cornwallis to abandon th...
EN.WIKIPEDIA.ORG