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 This day in History - April 28
335 Historic Events for April 28
1982

Bert van Dongen, [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer/actor, dies at 66

Death
1983

Argentine govt declares all 15-30,000 missing persons dead

Event
1983

NASA launches Geos-F

Event
1983

Ron James, cricketer (NSW's Sheffield Shield capt 1949-50), dies

Death
1983

Bruins 4-Isles 1-Wales Conf Championship-Series tied 1-1

Event
1984

Silvia A Warner, writer, dies

Death
1984

Glen H Taylor, US senator/VP candidate (1948), dies at 80

Death
1984

"La Tragedie de Carmen" closes at Beaumont Theater NYC after 187 perfs

Event
1985

Alice Miller wins LPGA SandH Golf Classic

Event
1985

Flyers ?-Isles 1-Patrick Div Finals-Flyers win series 4-1

Event
1985

Fernando Valenzuela sets record of 41 scoreless inn to start season

Event
1985

Billy Martin named NY Yankee manager for 4th time

Event
1986

Chernobyl, USSR site of world's worst nuclear power plant disaster

Event
1987

Ben Linder, development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua

Death
1987

NBA announces expansion to Charlotte NC and Miami Fla in 1988 and Minneapolis Minn and Orlando Fla in 1989

Event
1988

"Chess" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 68 performances

Event
1988

Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 roof tears off in flight; kills stewardess

Event
1988

Baltimore Orioles lose AL record 21 games in a row

Event
1988

NJ Devils set all time playoff mark for penalty minutes

Event
1989

Argentina, hit by rocketing inflation, runs out of money

Event
1989

Iran protests sale of "Satanic Verses" by Salman Rushdie

Event
1989

Olaff J de Landell [JB van Sparwoude], Dutch writer, dies at 77

Death
1990

Boston Celtics score most points in a playoff, beat NY Knicks 157-128

Event
1990

Last issue of Dutch communist daily De Waarheid (The Truth)

Event
1990

Guns and Roses' Axl marries Erin Everly (annulled same year)

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