24 April The final episode of the long-running BBC Radio serial drama Mrs Dale's Diary was broadcast. 26 April – Manchester City F.C. won the FA Cup with a 1-0 win over Leicester City in the Wembley final. 28 April – Leeds United won the Football League First Division title for the first time in their history. 2 May – The ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2 departed from Southampton on her maiden voyage to New York
We toasted the " Greatest quarterback who ever played the game," before every special dinner. Once a waiter overheard the last two words "To Joe" of our heartfelt group toast and inquired gently if we might be drinking to the memory of a dearly departed loved one. We didn't embarrass him. My Joe...my Josh.