Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Friday, 21 November 2014
1945 On this day in history general Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms
1945 On this day in history radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on this day in history.
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on May - 01.
1946 Fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander on May - 01.
1946 On May - 01 mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"
1946 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA
1947 On May - 01 radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on this day in history.
1947 Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on this day in history.
1948 On May - 01 glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes"
1948 On this day in history north Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea
1948 On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 On this day in history gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)
1950 On this day in history mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
1950 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on this day in history.
1950 On May - 01 pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on this day in history.
1951 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on May - 01.
1952 On May - 01 marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 Mr Potato Head, introduced on May - 01.
1952 TWA introduces tourist class on May - 01.
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1954 HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on this day in history.
1954 Tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50 on May - 01.
1957 On this day in history larry King's first radio broadcast
1957 On this day in history uS give Poland credit of $95 million
1957 Vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km on this day in history.
1957 Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on May - 01.
1958 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on this day in history.