April 9th

  • Robert Jenkins

    Robert Jenkins loses an ear, starts war between Britain and Spain.
  • Galley

    Nation Galley opens in London.
  • Alabama

    Federals capture Ft. Blakely, Alabama
  • Titanic

    Titanic leaves Queentown, Ireland for New York
  • Color!

    First color film show in London.
  • Babe Ruth

    Babe Ruth was rushed to the hospital
  • Atomic Energy

    Atomic Energy Commission confirmed.
  • Winston Churchill

    Becomes first honory U.S. citizen
  • U.S.S.R.

    u.s.s.r. and Iraq sign friendship treaty.
  • Masters

    64th Golf Masters Championship