Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Friday, 24 October 2014
1945 General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on this day in history.
1945 Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on this day in history.
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.
1945 On May - 01 soviet army reach Rostock
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1946 On May - 01 fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander
1946 On this day in history mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"
1946 On May - 01 edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71
1947 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 On May - 01 rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
1947 On May - 01 sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed
1948 On this day in history glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes"
1948 North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea on this day in history.
1948 On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
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 this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on May - 01.
1951 On this day in history dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on May - 01.
1951 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 On this day in history tWA introduces tourist class
1952 On May - 01 william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
1954 On this day in history hSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies)
1954 On May - 01 tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
1957 On May - 01 larry King's first radio broadcast
1957 On this day in history uS give Poland credit of $95 million
1957 On this day in history vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 On May - 01 grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82
1958 On May - 01 ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai