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 This day in History - April 1
462 Historic Events for April 1
1968

KEMO (now KOFY) TV channel 20 in San Francisco, CA (IND) 1st broadcast

Event
1968

Joel Smeenge, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Birth
1969

Royal Canadian Mint formally forms as a Crown Corp

Event
1969

Andrew Vlahov, Australian basketball forward (Olympics-1988, 92, 96)

Birth
1969

Arnaud Boetsch, Meulam France, tennis star (1985 European Junior)

Birth
1969

Helena Rubinstein, US cosmetic manufacturer, dies at about 89

Death
1969

Seattle Pilots trade minor league outfielder Lou Piniella to Royals

Event
1969

Traci Lin-Tavi, NYC, actress (Ryan's Hope, F/X, Fright Night 2)

Birth
1969

Kevin Dean, Madison, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils)

Birth
1969

John Forest, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)

Birth
1969

Frank Castillo, El Paso TX, pitcher (Chic Cubs)

Birth
1970

Mark Wheeler, NFL defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs, NE Patriots)

Birth
1970

Wes Barnett, St Joseph MO, 238lb (108kg) weightlifter (Oly-6th-92, 96)

Birth
1970

Wyatt Jones, Honolulu Hawaii, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Pres Nixon signs bill limiting cigarette advertisements on 1/1/71

Event
1970

Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club, headed by Bud Selig, purchases the Seattle Pilots for $10,800,000 Although negotiations were conducted over a period of months, it was not until March 13 when a federa

Event
1970

Bud Selig becomes CEO of Milwaukee Brewers

Event
1970

John and Yoko release hoax they are having dual sex change operations

Event
1971

US/Canada ISIS 2 launched to study ionosphere

Event
1971

United Kingdom lifts all restrictions on gold ownership

Event
1971

Daniel Vacek, Prague Czech, tennis star

Birth
1971

Ernest Jones, NFL defensive end (Saints, Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)

Birth
1971

Jessica Collins, [Capogna], actress (Dinah Lee Mayberry-Loving)

Birth
1972

Kenny Gales, NFL/WLAF cornerback (Chicago Bears, Barcelona Dragons)

Birth
1972

Major league baseball players stages 1st collective strike

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