Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
1852 On May - 01 calamity [Martha] Jane [Burke], frontier adventurer/indian fighter
1853 Argentina adopts it's constitution on May - 01.
1854 On May - 01 amsterdam begins transferring drinking water out of the dunes
1857 On May - 01 william Walker, conqueror of Nicaragua, surrenders to US Navy
1858 Anthony Johnson Showalter, composer on May - 01.
1859 Bohuslav Jeremias, composer on May - 01.
1861 On this day in history lee orders Confederate troops under T J Jackson to Harper's Ferry
1862 On this day in history union captain David Farragut conquers New Orleans
1863 On this day in history battle of Chancellorsville VA (29,000 injured or died)
1863 On this day in history battle of Port Gibson, Mississippi
1863 On May - 01 confederate "National Flag" replaces "Stars &Bars"
1863 Confederate congress passed resolution to kill black soldiers on May - 01.
1863 On May - 01 battle of Chancellorsville, VA (29,000 injured or died)
1863 On May - 01 edward Dorr Tracy, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 29
1864 On May - 01 atlanta campaign, Georgia
1864 On this day in history battle at Alexandria LA (Red River Campaign)
1864 Wilderness campaign on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history -8] Battle at Alexandria, Louisiana (Red River Campaign)
1866 American Equal Rights Association forms on this day in history.
1867 Reconstruction of South begins, black voter registration on this day in history.
1867 On this day in history howard University chartered
1869 "Folies-Bergère" opens in Paris France on May - 01.
1869 A colt is reported killed by a meteorite near New Concord OH on May - 01.
1869 On this day in history folies Bergere opens in Paris
1870 On May - 01 francisco Solano Lopez, fieldmarshal/president of Paraguay
1872 Amalia, princess of Weimar/wife of prince Hendrik the Navigator, dies on this day in history.
1873 On May - 01 emperor Franz Jozef opens 5th World's Fair in Wien (Vienna)
1873 On May - 01 the first US postal card issued
1873 1st US postal card issued on May - 01.
1873 David Livingstone, British physician/explorer (Africa), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1874 Vilem Blodek, composer, dies at 39 on May - 01.
1875 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities on May - 01.
1880 On May - 01 conrad Weiss, German writer/poet (Tantum dic verbo)
1881 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, France, philosopher/paleontologist on this day in history.