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Historically Speaking of April 29th & 30th...

April 30, 2006

The following notable events took place on April 30th:

The following notable events took place on April 29th:

  • 1992 - Jury acquits Los Angeles police officers of beating Rodney King, riots begin
  • 1967 - Aretha Franklin releases “Respect”
  • 1961 - ABC’s “Wide World of Sports, debuts
  • 1953 - Joe Adcock is 1st to homer into Polo Grounds’ center field bleachers
  • 1945 - U.S. liberates 31,601 in Nazi concentration camp in Dachau Germany
  • 1857 - U.S. Army, Pacific Div HQ permanently forms at Presidio



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