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Historical Events Happened In January - 02

Monday, 20 April 2015

1935  On January - 02 bruno Hauptmann stands trial in New Jersey on charges of kidnapping and murdering the Lindbergh baby. Hauptmann is later found guilty and executed.  

1935  Bruno R Hauptmann trial begins for kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby on January - 02.  

1936  Bradman scores 357 for South Africa vs Victoria, 424 minutes, 40 fours on January - 02.  

1936  On this day in history first electron tube to enable night vision described, St Louis MO  

1936  1st electron tube to enable night vision described, St Louis, Mo on January - 02.  

1937  Ross Alexander, actor (Capt Blood, Boulder Dam), dies at 29 on this day in history.  

1938  Book publisher Simon and Schuster founded on January - 02.  

1939  On this day in history bradman scores 107 South Africa vs Victoria, his 4th consecutive century  

1939  Bradman scores 107 SA v Victoria, his 4th consecutive century on January - 02.  

1941  World War II: German bombing severely damages the Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff, Wales on January - 02.  

1941  On January - 02 mischa Levitzki, composer, dies at 42  

1942  28 nations, at war with Axis, pledge no separate peace on this day in history.  

1942  On this day in history german troops in Bardia surrender  

1942  On January - 02 the Philippine capital city of Manila falls to Japanese invaders during WWII.  

1943  On January - 02 canadian government brings in newsprint rationing.  

1944  First use of helicopters during warfare (British Atlantic patrol) on January - 02.  

1944  On this day in history 1st use of helicopters during warfare (British Atlantic patrol)  

1945  On this day in history allied air raid on Neurenberg  

1945  On this day in history radio Orange ends cooperation at Liese-Aktion  

1945  Betram Home Ramsay, Engl adm/Cmdr Naval Forces (Normandy), dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1946  On this day in history joe Darling, cricketer (Aussie captain 21 Tests, won 7 lost 4), dies  

1947  A new specification for aircraft color was issued providing for the use of glossy sea blue on all shipboard and water based aircraft and all helicopters on this day in history.  

1947  Mahatma Gandhi begins march for peace in East-Bengal on this day in history.  

1947  On January - 02 mahatma Gandhi begins march for peace in East-Bengali  

1948  WNDT (now WNET) TV channel 13 in New York-Newark, NY (PBS) begins on January - 02.  

1949  On this day in history kDKA TV channel 2 in Pittsburgh, PA (CBS) begins broadcasting  

1950  On this day in history emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65  

1951  Trade Minister C.D. Howe announces construction of a $30 million-dollar atomic reactor facility at Chalk River, Ontario on this day in history.  

1951  On January - 02 philip Barry's "Second Threshold," premieres in NYC  

1952  On this day in history "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances  

1953  On January - 02 nBA Baltimore Bullets begin a 32 game road losing streak  

1954  On January - 02 herman Wouks "Caine Mutiny," premieres in New York City NY  

1954  Herman Wouks "Caine Mutiny," premieres in NYC on this day in history.  

1955  On January - 02 first "Bob Cummings Show" premieres on NBC (later on CBS)  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1642  On this day in history birth of mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey)  

1647  On this day in history birth of nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676)  

1699  On January - 02 birth of osman III, sultan (Turkey)  

1713  On January - 02 birth of marie Dumesnil, French actress (d. 1803)  

1719  Jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder (d. 1797) was born on January - 02.  

1727  On this day in history birth of james Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec)  

1728  Louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium was born on this day in history.  

1732  On this day in history birth of franz Xaver Brixi, composer  

Famous Deaths In January - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0017  On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies  

1512  On January - 02 death of svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460)  

1514  On this day in history death of william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)  

1557  On January - 02 death of pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494)  

1685  On January - 02 death of harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603)  

1694  On this day in history death of henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651)  

1726  Domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.  

1740  On January - 02 johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63