Historical Events for 14th April 2019

1536 – English King Henry VIII expropriates minor monasteries
1570 – Polish Calvinists, Lutherians and Hernhutters unify against Jesuits
1865 – Mobile, Alabama is captured
1930 – Philip Barry’s “Hotel Universe” premieres in NYC
1944 – 1st Jews transported from Athens arrive at Auschwitz
1965 – US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1968 – 32nd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Bob Goalby shoots a final round 66 (-6) to win his only major title, 1 stroke ahead of Roberto De Vicenzo who has his card famously marked incorrectly
1978 – Thousands of Georgians demonstrate in the captial Tbilisi against Soviet attempts to change the constitutional status of the Georgian language
1985 – Alan Garcia wins elections in Peru
2008 – 42nd CMT Music Awards: Taylor Swift and Trace Adkins wins

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