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Important Events Of April 10



1998    Negotiators from various factions sign the Good Friday Agreement, a plan for peace in Northern Ireland.
1995    "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Lyceum Theater New York City for 24 performances
1995    New York City bans smoking in all restaurants that seat 35 or more
1994    "Les Miserables," opens at Hiten Theatre, Osaka
1994    58th Golf Masters Championship: Jose M Olazabal wins, shooting a 279
1993    BPAA U.S. Open by Del Ballard Jr
1993    Ottawa Senators win 1st road game (Islanders) after 38 straight loses
1993    Pittsburgh Penguins win their NHL record 17 game winning streak
1992    25 die in a bus bombing in Sri Lanka
1992    Floriade (Flower Show) opens at Hague, Netherlands
1992    NHL strike ends after 10 days
1991    Boat rams a tanker in Livorno Italy fog, killing about 138
1991    Los Angeles King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal
1991    Last automat (coin operated cafeteria) closes (3rd and 42nd St, New York City)
1991    Martin Zubero swims world record 200m backstroke (1:52.51)
1990    CUNY/Lehman College, Bronx, opens a branch campus in Hiroshma Japan
1990    Curtly Ambrose takes 8-45 in cricket vs England at Bridgetown
1989    10th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1989    24th Academy of Country Music Awards: Hank Williams, Jr., Alabama
1989    Intel corp announces shipment of 80-486 chip
1989    H. J. Heinz, Van Camp Seafood and Bumble Bee Seafood say they would not buy tuna caught in nets that also trap dolphins
1988    52nd Golf Masters Championship: Sandy Lyle wins, shooting a 281
1988    8th Golden Raspberry Awards: Leonard Part 6 wins
1988    Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA San Diego Inamori Golf Classic
1988    Herschel Walker performs Fort Worth Ballet
1988    Islanders beat Devils 5-4 (OT) 1st round tied at 2-2
1986    "Big Deal" opens at Broadway Theater New York City for 70 performances
1986    Benazir Bhutto returns to Pakistan
1986    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1985    At 80 Leo Sites becomes oldest bowler to score a 300 game
1985    Caps 4-Isles 3 (OT)-Patrick Division Semifinals-Caps hold 1-0 lead
1985    Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS-51-B mission
1984    Damaged Solar Max satellite snared by Challenger shuttle
1984    John Long (Detroit) ends NBA free throw streak of 51 games
1984    U.S. Senate condemns CIA mining of Nicaraguan harbors
1983    Baltimore's Eddie Murray hits his 1,000 career hit
1983    Caps 3-Isles 6-Patrick Div Semifinals-Isles win series 3-2
1983    Hennie Kuiper (Netherlands) wins Paris-Roubaix cycle race
1983    Jordan king Hussein ceases negotiations with PLO
1983    Nancy Lopez wins LPGA J&B Scotch Pro-Am Golf Tournament
1982    Los Angeles Kings losing 5-0 to Edmonton in 3rd period, win in OT 6-5
1982    Penguins 2-Isles 1 (OT)-Preliminary- Isles hold 2-1 lead
1981    "Caveman" with Ringo premieres
1981    Computer glitch keeps Space Shuttle Columbia grounded
1981    France performs nuclear test
1981    Imprisoned IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands elected to British Parliament
1979    J. R. Richard throws major league record 6 wild pitches in Astrodome
1979    Soyuz 33 launched with a Russian and a Bulgarian
1978    Formation of Major Indoor Soccer League announced
1977    41st Golf Masters Championship: Tom Watson wins, shooting a 276
1977    Cleveland Indians set club record for longest, 9 inn game (3:17)
1976    Brewers' Don Money's grand slammer disallowed - Yankees win 9-7
1976    Cleveland Cavaliers win their 1st NBA Central Division title
1975    Rangers score 8 goals against Islanders in playoffs
1974    American Boccaccio Association forms
1974    Magicians Penn and Teller 1st meet
1974    Yitzhak Rabin replaces resigning Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir
1973    BEA flight to Basel, Switzerland, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143
1973    Kansas City opens its new park, Royals Stadium, with 12-1 rout of Rangers
1973    Pakistan suspends constitution
1972    7.0 earthquake kills 1/5 of population of Iranian province of Fars
1972    U.S., U.S.S.R. and 70 other nations agree to ban biological weapons
1971    1st baseball game at Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium, Phils beat Expos 4-1
1971    U.S. table tennis team arrives in China PR
1968    "George M!" opens at Palace Theater New York City for 435 performances
1968    40th Academy Awards - "Heat of the Night," Rod Steiger and K Hepburn win
1968    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1967    39th Academy Awards - "Man For All Seasons," E Taylor and P Scofield win
1964    Demolition begins on Polo Grounds to clear way for housing project
1964    Iranian motor launch catches fire and sinks killing 113 (Persian Gulf)
1963    Thresher, U.S. atomic-powered submarine, sinks 220 miles east of Boston
1963    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1962    1st baseball game at LA's Dodger Stadium, they lose 6-3 to Reds
1962    1st major league game in Houston, Colt .45s beat Chicago Cubs, 11-2
1962    New York Yankee Mickey Mantle hits his 375th home run
1961    25th Golf Masters Championship: Gary Player wins, shooting a 280
1961    Adolf Eichmann tried as a war criminal in Israel
1961    Dutch foreign minister Luns talks to John F. Kennedy about New Guinea
1961    New Washington Senators loses 1st regular-season game 4-3 to White Sox
1960    24th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 282
1960    Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Babe Didrikson Zaharias Golf Open
1960    Senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
1959    Japan's Crown Prince Akihito marries commoner Michiko Shoda
1958    Northern strip of Spanish Sahara ceded to Morocco
1957    John Osborne's "Entertainer," premieres in London
1957    Jordanian government of Naboelsi resigns
1957    Suez canal reopens for all traffic
1957    U.S.S.R. performs atmospheric nuclear test
1956    Philips broadcasts 1st Dutch color TV programs
1956    Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 1
1955    19th Golf Masters Championship: Cary Middlecoff wins, shooting a 279
1955    9th NBA Championship: Syrac Nats beat Ft. Wayne Pistons, 4 games to 3
1955    Dr. Jonas Salk successfully tests Polio vaccine
1955    Ruth Ellis shoots jilting lover David Blakely
1954    KRGV TV channel 5 in Weslaco, Texas (ABC) begins broadcasting
1953    "House of Wax," 1st 3-D movie, released (New York City)
1953    7th NBA Championship: Minneapolis Lakers beat New York Knicks, 4 games to 1
1949    13th Golf Masters Championship: Sam Snead wins, shooting a 282
1948    Jewish Hagana repels an Arab attack on Mishmar HaEmek
1947    Jackie Robinson becomes 1st black in major league baseball (Dodgers)
1947    King Frederik IX of Denmark crowned
1946    1st election for Japanese Diet
1945    Allies liberate 1st Nazi concentration camp, Buchenwald, Czechoslovakia
1945    Canadian troops conquer Deventer
1945    General Blaskowitz becomes nazi leader of "Fort Holland"
1945    German troops attack Ijsselbrug
1945    NFL's Boston Yankees and Brooklyn Tigers merge
1945    U.S. troops land on Tsugen Shima Okinawa
1945    U.S. troops liberate Nazi concentration camp at Buchenwald, Germany
1945    William Schuman and Antony Tudors ballet premieres in New York City
1944    "Patrolling the Ether" is shown on 3 TV stations simultaneously
1944    Soviet forces liberate Odessa from Nazis
1943    12 Jewish patients of Herren Loo-Lozenoord escape nazis
1943    General Montgomery occupies Sfax Tunisia
1942    Cigarettes and candy rationed in Holland
1941    German troops conquer Libyan county Cyrenaica
1940    Vidkun Quisling forms Norwegian "national government"
1939    Colijn's Dutch government opens camp Westerbork for German Jews
1939    Grens mobilization due to Italian invasion in Albania
1938    2nd government of Blum replaced by Daladier government in France
1938    Austria becomes a state of Germany
1938    New York makes syphilis test mandatory in order to get a marriage license
1936    200" mirror blank arrives in Pasadena
1935    Vaughan Williams' 4th Symphony premieres in London
1934    Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 3 games to 1
1930    George Headley scores 223 vs. England at Kingston
1930    Synthetic rubber 1st produced
1925    Czarina re-christened Stalingrad (now Volgograd)
1925    Scribners publishes "The Great Gatsby" by F Scott Fitzgerald
1924    Tubular steel golf club shafts approved for championship play
1923    Hitler demands "hatred and more hatred" in Berlin
1917    Munition factory explosion at Eddystone PA, kills 133 workers
1916    1st professional golf tournament held
1913    President Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1
1913    Walter Johnson begins string of 56 consecutive scoreless innings
1912    RMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st and last voyage
1896    Spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50)
1887    President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield, Illinois
1887    Soccer team Be Quick forms in Hairs Groningen
1884    U.S. Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
1882    Matson founds his shipping company (San Francisco and Hawaii)
1878    California St. Cable Car RR Co starts service
1877    1st human cannonball act performed in London
1877    Federal troops withdrawn from Columbia, South Carolina
1872    1st National black convention meets in New Orleans
1872    Arbor day 1st celebrated in Nebraska, later changed to Apr 22
1871    William Hammond Hall's maps and surveys of Golden Gate Park accepted
1869    Congress increases number of Supreme Court judges from 7 to 9
1868    1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem"
1868    Brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala
1866    American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms
1865    At Appomattox, General Lee issues General Order #9, his last
1864    Austrian Archduke Maximilian becomes emperor of Mexico
1863    Rebel General Earl Van Dorn attacks at Franklin, Tennessee
1849    Safety pin patented by Walter Hunt (New York City); sold rights for $100
1845    More than 1,000 buildings damaged by fire in Pittsburgh Pa
1841    New York "Tribune" begins publishing under editor Horace Greeley
1835    Charles Darwin returns to Santiago, Chile
1825    1st hotel in Hawaii opens
1825    Nicaraguan constituent assembly meets at Leon
1816    2nd Bank of U.S. chartered
1815    Austria declares war on realm of Naples
1790    Robert Gray is 1st American to circumnavigate the Earth
1790    U.S. Patent system forms
1741    Prussians defeat Austrians at Mollwitz
1739    Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
1694    Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1656    Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon